Wall Street Journal Discusses New Sleep Drug with NeuroTrials CEO Dr. Russell Rosenberg

rosenbergThe Wall Street Journal discussed the new insomnia sleep drug, suvorexant, scheduled to hit shelves in the coming months with NeuroTrials CEO & Chair of the National Sleep Foundation, Dr. Russell Rosenberg.

An estimated 25% or more Americans face a bout of insomnia in a given year, and at least 1 in 10 suffers the chronic form of the disorder, routinely facing sleepless nights, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

“There’s a need for more drugs,” said Russell Rosenberg, chairman of the National Sleep Foundation. Current drugs don’t work for everyone, and a push to lower doses amid safety concerns has led to patients “coming in and saying it’s not working as well,” said Dr. Rosenberg..

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