Daily Archive: March 4, 2011

Mar 04

Sleeping Pill

Over the counter, often referred to as OTC, sleep aids and sleeping pills The main ingredient of over the counter sleeping pills is an antihistamine. Antihistamines are generally taken for allergies, hay fever and common cold symptoms, in brand name medication such as Benadryl. However, histamine, a chemical messenger in the brain, promotes wakefulness, so …

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