In UK there are two ways to get the corresponding medicines. They are either prescribed by a doctor on a prescription (public health insurance or private prescription) or they are available over the counter in pharmacies or even some supermarkets and by mail order.
In principle, any specialist doctor can prescribe Sleeping pills online. It is important that the treating doctor has sufficient knowledge about the mode of action and the indication of the respective UK sleeping pills, so that the individual case of the patient can be treated optimally. Before drug therapy is initiated for a sleep disorder, a sleep medical assessment must always be carried out. A sleep laboratory such as the S•MED Recklinghausen sleep laboratory is ideal for this with its decades of tradition and the many years of experience of the interdisciplinary team of sleep medicine specialists, the right contact person.
How fast do UK sleeping pills work?
UK Sleeping pills differ relatively greatly in their potency and in their pharmacokinetics. How quickly the effect of a sleeping pill sets in and how long this effect lasts depends on the corresponding half-life and the dosage. This fact should be considered before any use of sleeping pills. The facts:
All available UK sleeping pills and sleeping aids can induce sleep in sufficient doses. However, a high dosage, especially in the case of potent UK sleeping pills, is associated with the risk of accumulation of the drug, which results in an after-effect of the drug the next day.
Based on their half-life, the duration of action can be estimated and consequently the appropriate sleeping pills UK for the corresponding sleep disorder can be prescribed. For example, if you have trouble falling asleep, sleeping pills UK are prescribed, which work quickly but only for a short time. In the case of problems sleeping through the night, medium-acting drugs are more useful. Long-acting sleeping pills are used when a calming effect is also desired during the day.
Does the quality of sleep suffer from sleeping pills UK?
Medications administered to affect the sleep-wake cycle fall into three categories:
- Hypnotics that have the clear aim of inducing and even maintaining sleep
- Stimulants that promote daytime vigilance
- Chronobiotics that affect the circadian sleep-wake cycle
Of the three categories, hypnotics have the greatest therapeutic importance and are most commonly used in the treatment of problems falling asleep and staying asleep (insomnia). Unfortunately, the ideal sleeping aid or the perfect sleeping pills UK that can produce the same nightly sleep pattern as in natural sleep through their effect do not exist. All sleep aids alter sleep architecture in different ways.
Can sleeping pills UK make you dependent?
Abuse of sleeping pills UK is a widespread health and social problem. According to current estimates, over 80 percent of drug addicts take sleeping pills UK. This most commonly affects hypnotics from the group of benzodiazepines and so-called Z-substances. According to epidemiological studies, Benzodiazepine use increases significantly with age. Of particular concern is the increased use of these Sleeping pills UK in geriatric and psychiatric settings. It is estimated that over a million people in UK are dependent on benzodiazepines.