Melatonex Oral Tablet, Extended Release 3-10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Melatonex: Oral tablet, extended release (3-10mg)

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What is this Medicine?

MELATONIN (mel uh TOH nin) is a dietary supplement. It is promoted to help maintain normal sleep patterns. The FDA has not approved this supplement for any medical use.

This supplement may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

In-Depth Information

Melatonex 3mg-10mg Extended-Release Tablet

NDC: 470464000
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)





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Melatonex 3mg-10mg Extended-Release Tablet
Daily Life Interactions for Melatonex 3mg-10mg Extended-Release Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Melatonex 3mg-10mg Extended-Release Tablet(Melatonin)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Melatonin)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Melatonex 3mg-10mg Extended-Release Tablet(Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine))
Alcohol and Vitamin B6(Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine))
If you regularly drink alcohol-containing drinks, you may have a lack of certain B-vitamins including Pyridoxine, Vitamin B6. Some patients may need vitamin supplements if they do not have adequate dietary intake. Discuss if supplements are appropriate for you with your health care provider.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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