Halcion Tablets contain triazolam, a triazolobenzodiazepine hypnotic agent. chemical name for triazolam is 8-chloro-6-(o-chlorophenyl)-1-methyl-4H-s-triazolo-[4 In sleep laboratory studies, Halcion Tablets significantly decreased sleep.
2, lactose, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide, sodium benzoate. Each Halcion Tablet, for oral administration, contains 0.25 mg of triazolam. Inactive ingredients: 0.25mg —cellulose, corn starch, docusate sodium, FD&C Blue No.
In some of these cases, insufficient time was allowed for the sleep period prior to awakening and before beginning activity. Cases of "traveler's amnesia" have been reported by individuals who have taken Halcion to induce sleep while traveling, such as during an airplane flight.