Definition of "zaleplon" [zaleplon]

  • (noun) A sedative hypnotic drug of the pyrazolopyrimidine class, mainly used to treat insomnia, rare among such drugs in having been found not to cause an increase in road traffic accidents.

Use "zaleplon" in a sentence

  • "A short-acting prescription sleeping pill called zaleplon Sonata may not leave you feeling groggy in the morning."
  • "Barbiturates including Fiorinal, and non-benzo sleeping pills in excess such as Ambien (zolpidem), Sonata (zaleplon), Lunesta (eszopiclone)"
  • "Join us for this provocative and informative program exploring the new class of 'improved' sleeping pills the 'Z drugs' zolpidem/Ambien, zaleplon, and zopiclone."

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