Dormidina contains the active substance doxylamine. Doxylamine is an antihistamine (antiallergic) substance derived from ethanolamine. Doxylamine also has moderate anticholinergic effects and marked sedative effects. It is effective in reducing sleep onset time and increasing sleep duration. Why: This medicine is used for temporary difficulty falling asleep.
The usual dose is: Adults (over 18 years): 1 tablet 30 minutes before bedtime.
Under 18s: Do not administer to persons under 18 years of age, unless medically indicated. In any case, those under 18 and the elderly should not take more than one tablet a day.
It is recommended not to administer the product for more than 7 days in a row.