Sedative-hypnotic Drugs


ICD Code -Y47.0


Butabarbital

This medication is a barbiturate, prescribed for short-term treatment of insomnia.

Pentobarbital

This medication is a barbiturate, prescribed for insomnia and seizures.

Secobarbital

This medication is a barbiturate, prescribed for insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep).


ICD Code -Y47.1


Midazolam

This medication is a benzodiazepine, prescribed for preoperative sedation, anxiolysis and amnesia.

Nitrazepam

This medication is a hypnotic benzodiazepam, prescribed for insomnia and management of infantile spasms.

ICD Code -Y47.8


Dexmedetomidine

This medication is a sedative, prescribed for intensive care unit sedation and procedural sedation.

Eszopiclone

This medication is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic, prescribed for insomnia.

Ramelteon

This medication is a sedative, prescribed for insomnia (sleeplessness).

Zopiclone

This medication is a hypnotic and sedative, prescribed for insomnia.

ICD Code -Y47.9


Fospropofol

This medication is an intravenous sedative-hypnotic agent, prescribed for monitored anesthesia care (MAC) to provide safe sedation for patients undergoing uncomfortable procedures and minor surgeries.

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