Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter
Drugs for Insomnia
March 1, 2009 (Issue: 79)The majority of patients with insomnia do not have a predisposing psychiatric disease. Rather, untreated insomnia may be a risk factor for development of psychiatric problems such as depression or anxiety.
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