Not Medical Advice: MYLAN 4430 has been identified as Flurazepam hydrochloride 30 mg. Flurazepam belongs to the drug class benzodiazepines, and is used in the treatment of insomnia. FDA has not classified the drug for risk during pregnancy.
Flurazepam 30 mg has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States and has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3.
According to Dailymed sleep disturbances may be the presenting manifestation of a physical and/or psychiatric disorder, and symptomatic treatment of insomnia should be initiated only after a careful evaluation of the patient. The failure of insomnia to remit after 7 to 10 days of treatment may indicate the presence of a primary psychiatric and/or medical illness that should be evaluated. Find out more here.
Of interest, a new study published in the journal SLEEP reveals that people in the military who have severe trouble sleeping before being deployed are at a higher risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression when they come back home.