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Obstructive sleep apnoea

Obstructive sleep apnoea is a serious, potentially life-threatening condition. Dr Linda Schachter talks about causes, risk factors, symptoms, potential dangers […]

Testimonial: Dr Linda Schachter

Dr Linda Schachter talks about the Virtual Respiratory Centre. Transcript Hello, I’m Dr Linda Schachter, Consulting Respiratory and Sleep Physician […]
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Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA; sleep apnea)

Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnoea by professional health specialists.


Generic Name: Temazepam Product Name: Euhypnos Indication Short term treatment of insomnia. Action Benzodiazepines potentiate the inhibitory effects of gamma […]


Generic Name: Triazolam Product Name: Halcion Indication Halcion is used for short-term treatment of insomnia, usually for 7 to 10 days only. […]


Generic Name: zopiclone Product Name: Imovane Indication: What Imovane is used for Imovane is used to help people with sleeping […]


Generic Name: Temazepam Product Name: Temaze Indication Temaze is used as a short term treatment for insomnia. Action Benzodiazepines potentiate […]


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Generic Name: lorazepam Product Name: Ativan Indication: What Ativan is used for Ativan is used to relieve anxiety. However, anxiety […]
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Insomnia is defined as unsatisfactory sleep that affects daytime functions. The daytime consequences of insomnia include fatigue, irritability, decreased memory and concentration, and malaise. All of these symptoms result in a reduced quality of life and impact on work life by...