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DAYVIGO free trial offer

DAYVIGO free trial offer

If you and your healthcare provider decide DAYVIGO is right for you, you may be eligible for a free trial. Ask about it at your next appointment or download the voucher for details.

Not all patients are eligible. Certain restrictions apply. Please see Terms and Conditions.

What to expect with DAYVIGO

Falling asleep or staying asleep with DAYVIGO may be different than what you've experience in the past.

Falling asleep or staying asleep with DAYVIGO may be different than what you’ve experienced in the past.

In a clinical trial, patients reported falling asleep faster and staying asleep longer with DAYVIGO.

In a clinical trial, patients reported falling asleep faster and staying asleep longer with DAYVIGO. Results early on in treatment were generally consistent with results at 6 months.

In clinical trials, DAYVIGO did not lead to signs or symptoms of withdrawal after discontinuation.

In clinical trials, DAYVIGO did not lead to signs or symptoms of withdrawal after discontinuation, suggesting that it does not produce physical dependence in those taking it.

In a clinical trial, patients reported falling asleep faster and staying asleep longer with DAYVIGO.

In clinical trials, the use of DAYVIGO resulted in no meaningful change in next-day balance or memory when compared to placebo. However, in a study of healthy adults taking DAYVIGO, there were reports of balance impairment in the middle of the night, as well as worsening of memory and attention (greater at the 10mg dose).

Selected Safety Information

DAYVIGO is a federally controlled substance because it can be abused or cause dependence. Keep DAYVIGO in a safe place to prevent misuse and abuse. Selling or giving away DAYVIGO may harm others and is against the law. Tell your doctor if you have ever abused or have been dependent on alcohol, prescription medicines or street drugs.

DAYVIGO may cause serious side effects including:

  • decreased awareness and alertness. The morning after you take DAYVIGO, your ability to drive safely and think clearly may be decreased. You may also have sleepiness during the day. Do not take more DAYVIGO than prescribed. Do not take DAYVIGO unless you are able to stay in bed for a full night (at least 7 hours) before you must be active again. Take DAYVIGO right before going to bed.

Taking DAYVIGO

DAYVIGO should be taken immediately before going to bed, and only when you know you're able to get at least 7 hours of sleep. DAYVIGO may take longer to work if you take it with or soon after a meal.


If you are just getting started on DAYVIGO, give it a trial of at least a week to see how it’s working and be sure to talk with your healthcare provider about how your experience is going.

Selected Safety Information

What should I avoid while taking DAYVIGO?

  • Do not drink alcohol while taking DAYVIGO. It can increase your chances of getting serious side effects.

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Indication and Important Safety Information

What is DAYVIGO (lemborexant)?

  • DAYVIGO is a prescription medicine for adults age 18 years and older who have trouble falling or staying asleep (insomnia).

Important Safety Information

DAYVIGO may cause serious side effects including:

  • decreased awareness and alertness. The morning after you take DAYVIGO, your ability to drive safely and think clearly may be decreased. You may also have sleepiness during the day. Do not take more DAYVIGO than prescribed. Do not take DAYVIGO unless you are able to stay in bed for a full night (at least 7 hours) before you must be active again. Take DAYVIGO right before going to bed.

Do not take DAYVIGO if you fall asleep often at unexpected times (narcolepsy).

DAYVIGO is a federally controlled substance because it can be abused or cause dependence.

Before taking DAYVIGO, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:

  • have a history of depression, mental illness, or suicidal thoughts; drug or alcohol abuse or addiction; a sudden onset of muscle weakness (cataplexy); daytime sleepiness
  • have lung problems or breathing problems, including sleep apnea
  • have liver problems
  • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant
  • are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed.

Tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and herbal supplements.

  • Taking DAYVIGO with certain other medicines can cause serious side effects. DAYVIGO may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect the way DAYVIGO works.
  • Do not take DAYVIGO with other medicines that can make you sleepy unless your healthcare provider tells you to.

What should I avoid while taking DAYVIGO?

  • Do not drink alcohol while taking DAYVIGO. It can increase your chances of getting serious side effects.
  • Do not drive, operate heavy machinery, do anything dangerous, or other activities that require clear thinking if you take DAYVIGO and have had less than a full night of sleep (at least 7 hours) or if you have taken more DAYVIGO than prescribed by your healthcare provider.
  • You may still feel drowsy the next day after taking DAYVIGO. Do not drive or do other dangerous activities until you feel fully awake.

DAYVIGO may cause serious side effects, including:

  • temporary inability to move or talk (sleep paralysis) for up to several minutes while you are going to sleep or waking up
  • temporary weakness in your legs that can happen during the day or at night
  • complex sleep behaviors such as sleep-walking, sleep-driving, preparing and eating food, making phone calls, having sex or doing other activities while not fully awake that you may not remember the next morning.
  • worsening depression and suicidal thoughts have happened during treatment with DAYVIGO.

The most common side effect of DAYVIGO is sleepiness.

These are not all of the possible side effects of DAYVIGO. Call your doctor for medical advice and if you have any new or worsening side effects.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Prescribing Information and Medication Guide for DAYVIGO.