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How Long Until Trazodone Works For Insomnia ?


i would like any info anyone has to share about how long it takes for trazodone to make you sleepy?

i took 150 mg over an hour ago and do feel a little sleepy but not enough to actually get to sleep.

i only started taking trazodone a few days ago but have yet to feel any hypnotic effects.

does anyone have any advice as i suffer from chronic insomnia and just want to get some rest.

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replied November 29th, 2018
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
It will take atleast 2 weeks to have optimal drug concentration.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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