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Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
Call poison control : Be safe and call 1-800-222-1222 to be certain and safe about the ingestion and possible effects. Tell them the amount, timing and weight of your son.
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Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Tylenol/Melatonin: Yes.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lawrenzi
14 years experience Family Medicine
Good question!: New research indicates that melatonin does much more than help some people sleep better. Studies show that melatonin’s multifaceted effects may improv ... Read More
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Poison control center: in your area would help you with such information, check for their number in the phone directory at any rate just keep a close eye on your child, if ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Generally yes: There are a number of cautions with the melatonin including be careful if you have a seizure disorder, glaucoma, hypertension, diabetes, depression, s ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfred Forrester
41 years experience Psychiatry
No!: Melatonin is a naturally occurring hormone produced by the pineal gland in the brain; used as an over-the-counter sleep aid, it does not cause physica ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Melatonin: Headaches, nausea, grogginess, irritability, hypothermia, & postural hypotension. Such symptoms are mild & transient.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wyatt
25 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Melatonin is used as a natural sleep aid. It is not habit forming.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Drowsy,weak, shakey: People feel drowsy, weak, and disoriented when they take excessive amounts of this drug. They may also feel shaky and notice a headache, . Some people ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
Not sure: Melatonin is not classified by the fda as a "drug" like Ambien or Lunesta (eszopiclone) so there is not too much info in the us. It is available over ... Read More
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