Is sleep that's done while under the use of drugs, (benadryl, nyquil) less.. It has also been shown to lead to longer periods of REM sleep.
I save it for special occasions like before a job interview and stuff like that where I know I'm not going to sleep well and really need to.
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This active state is known as rapid eye movement, or REM sleep.. Sleep remedies such as Sominex or Benadryl interfere with the production of the brain.
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Although antihistamines seem sedative, they impair the process of reaching deep sleep stages and would potentially make the patients “REM sleep” deprived.
Even therapeutic doses of first generation antihistamines can cause agitation and sleep disorders in children(5). Citrizine ) cross blood-brain barrier and block brain H1 receptors, serotonin receptors(5) and central muscarinic cholinergic receptors(3). Chlorpheniramine, Clemastin, Diphenhydramine, etc.)and some sedative second generation(eg. First generation ( eg.
To elucidate how REM sleep deprivation caused by H1 blockade is damaging to general mental health, we need to go over functions of sleep.
Gooya Madadi, MD Shiraz University of Medical Sciences.
less that 0.1% for Mometasone Furoate, for instance) does not negatively affect sleep architecture and efficacy(23).
Daytime drowsiness and fatigue, disrupted REM sleep; less commonly, diphenhydramine (Benadryl), chlorpheniramine (Chlor-Trimeton).
A number of drugs disrupt sleep, while others can cause daytime drowsiness. Your clinician may be able to suggest alternatives. Medication Used to treat Examples.
Cough, cold, and flu.
Nighttime sleep difficulties, daytime fatigue Beta blockers.
nicotine patches (Nicoderm), gum (Nicorette), nasal spray or inhalers (Nicotrol), and lozenges (Commit) Insomnia, disturbing dreams Sedating antihistamines*
Headaches and other pain Anacin, Excedrin, Midol Nicotine replacement products Smoking.
chlorothiazide (Diuril), chlorthalidone (Hygroton), hydrochlorothiazide (Esidrix, HydroDIURIL, others).
*These medications are also found in over-the-counter sleep aids.
Cold and allergy symptoms.
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I just read a review claiming that Benadryl is effective as a sleep aid, but keeps you from having REM sleep. That doesn't make a lot of sense to.
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