Monthly Archives: February 2012

Melatonin for treating Sleep Disturbances

Researchers have identified children with sleep disturbances in a big pediatric neurology clinic and have offered melatonin for treating their condition. 49 mothers permitted their children to have melatonin and kept diaries as well as records of the variations melatonin … Continue reading

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Can Toddlers use Melatonin safely and without negative side effects?

What is Melatonin? Melatonin is known to be one of the most commonly sold naturopathic treatments for insomnia. Promoted as a form of nutritional supplement, melatonin supplements are produced with the use of pure melatonin which is the same hormone … Continue reading

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Using Melatonin in Children with Sleep Disturbances

Ever since the first case which was reported by Palm and colleagues in 1991, there have been more than two dozen papers that describe the use of melatonin in children who have sleep disturbances. Some studies were published by Jan … Continue reading

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Is Melatonin really Safe for Children?

Melatonin is a hormone which occurs naturally and released by the pineal gland. Levels of melatonin will respond to the person’s natural circadian rhythms through increase in the late afternoon and early evening and by significant decrease at daytime. Traditionally, … Continue reading

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