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A 45-year-old member asked:

Can taking sleeping pills everyday or will they kill you slowly?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gary Lederman
Dentistry 41 years experience
Dependence: The main issue is dependence upon them. They get you to sleep, but they interfere with normal sleep cycles. Bad non restful sleep is not good long term.
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