Posted 2/14/2013 11:30 PM (GMT -6)
he has UC and already a reaction to a medication because of it.
His choice regarding your suggestion, of course....just making a factul statement about melatonin.
Sleeping pills can definitely be troublesome.
Another suggestion could be Bentyl (dicyclomine)...can cause one to be a bit mellow.
Ativan, while possibly troublesome...he's already on prednisone. It can help with easing some of the anxiety in recuperating from illness.
Stick to the prescription.
or...stay up till whenever and sleep when you can.