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Are there any risks in taking Lunesta?

Some people taking Lunesta find that they perform everyday tasks such as eating, driving, or using the phone while sleeping. In addition, some people have found that taking Lunesta has a negative impact on their mood, including an increase in aggressive or depressed feelings or behavior. Lunesta can also cause drowsiness the next day and impairment of driving or other activities that require alertness. 
Allergic reactions to Lunesta are possible, as are other side effects. If you experience these side effects, you should tell your doctor. Drinking alcoholic beverages may cause side effects to be more severe.

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