HIGHLIGHTS OF PRESCRIBING INFORMATION
These highlights do not include all the information needed to use HALCION safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for HALCION.
HALCION® (triazolam) tablets, for oral use, CIV
Initial U.S. Approval: 1982
WARNING: RISKS FROM CONCOMITANT USE WITH OPIOIDS
See full prescribing information for complete boxed warning.
INDICATIONS AND USAGE
Halcion is a benzodiazepine indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (generally 7 to 10 days) in adults. (1)
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
DOSAGE FORMS AND STRENGTHS
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS
Most common adverse reactions (incidence ≥4% and twice placebo) are drowsiness, dizziness, light-headedness, and coordination disorder/ataxia (6.1).
To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS, contact Pfizer, Inc. at 1-800-438-1985 or FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch.
USE IN SPECIFIC POPULATIONS
Lactation: A lactating woman may pump and discard breast milk during treatment and for 28 hours after HALCION administration (8.2)
See 17 for PATIENT COUNSELING INFORMATION and Medication Guide.