Pharmacist Brian Spencer Reacts to Lunesta Change with Tina Stein

Published 05/16 2014 06:00PM

Updated 05/16 2014 06:03PM

The Food and Drugs Administration slashes the recommended dosage for a popular sleep aid.

Patients will now be started on 1 milligram of Lunesta instead of two. That's because of a federal study that shows people who took Lunesta are often less alert the next day and report being drowsy while driving.

Eyewitness News Tina Stein talks with Deaconess Pharmacist Brian Spencer about the change by the FDA.

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