A 31-year-old female asked:
I just received Medrol (methylprednisolone) for my arthritis and I have been taking ZZZquil to sleep at night cause I cant shut my brain off! can I take those together?
1 doctor answer
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: High doses of cortisone often keep people awake. You may try ZZZquil and hope it works. In such instance, I'd not hesitant to provide my patients with a few sleeping pills when placed on high-dose cortisone treatment.
Answered on Dec 22, 2019
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