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A 43-year-old female asked:

i'm 11 months off klonopin (clonazepam) and 11 months into menapause. i'm totally sleepless for months now.. when will i get my sleep back..

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Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Hmmm: 43 and menopausal, did you have a hysterectomy? Menopause, is associated with hot flashes and night sweats that can cause you to leave rem sleep which makes you tired all of the time. You should talk to your doctor about this as you may need hormone therapy for the sleeplessness and the vaginal dryness.

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Last updated Jul 25, 2013

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