Each tablet contains:
Melatonin (non-animal source) ................................ 3 mg
Dissolve 1-3 tablets under the tongue once daily, at bedtime only or as directed by a health care practitioner. For use beyond 4 weeks, consult a health care practitioner. Keep out of the reach of children.
- Melatonin may enhance the anticancer effects of certain chemotherapy agents.
- Melatonin has been used to be helpful in treating withdrawal reactions from people addicted to benzodiazepine drugs (Valium® and Halcyon®).
- Melatonin levels are typically lowered by beta-blocker drugs like Inderal® and Atenolol® as well as by other drugs used in treating high blood pressure or angina (verapamil, aspirin, and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs).
- Melatonin levels may be increased by fluoxetine (Prozac).
Children: Not suitable for use in children unless specifically recommended and monitored by a health care practitioner.
Pregnancy and Nursing: As the effects of melatonin during pregnancy and lactation have not been sufficiently evaluated, it should not be used during these times.
Seniors: No special precautions are known.