Since Zopiclone is a hypnotic drug refers to an effective agonist, the so-called benzodiazepine receptors. This medicine differs pronounced anxiolytic and sedative effects. In addition, HP released its amnesic, anticonvulsant and muscle-relaxing properties.
Due to the chemical characteristics of a member of the drug zopiclone preparation processes GABA enhancement occurs in the human brain, thereby increasing the sensitivity threshold neurotransmitter GABA-receptor interaction at the expense of active components to benzodiazepine receptors. Pregabalin, also working with GABA-receptors. When taking this drug reduces the number of awakenings during the night.
In addition, the drug has beneficial effects on the process of falling asleep and increases the duration of sleep. It is worth noting that the drug has no negative impact on the very structure of sleep, ie, does not change its phase, for example, reduces the duration of REM sleep, and so on. The drug dissolves rather quickly in the stomach and reaches its maximum concentration already after a few hours after its administration.
The drug is easily overcome the barrier and evenly distributed in the tissues and organs of the human body, including the brain. If re-treatment Zopiclone accumulation does not occur. Within half an hour after using the drug comes a deep sleep, the duration of which is a maximum of eight hours.
It should be noted that while taking zopiclone and drugs containing a composition theophylline, patients with asthma duration significantly decreased, and in addition, the intensity of asthmatic attacks in early morning hours.