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A 24-year-old male asked:

hi doctors.. plz help me am addicted to panadol (acetaminophen) night medication and i want to quit that but i can't i also have a little fobia from sleeplessness?

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Dr. Scott Diede
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Melatonin: If you want to try a different sleep aid, i would recommend melatonin (available over the counter - start with 3 mg dose). It does not contain a pain reliever like panadol (contains acetaminophen). I have had many patients have success. Good luck.

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Last updated May 7, 2016

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