Generic Sonata is a short-term treatment of insomnia.
Generic Sonata is a sedative, also called a hypnotic. It affects chemicals in your brain that may become unbalanced and cause sleep problems (insomnia).
Generic Sonata is used to treat insomnia. This medication causes relaxation to help you fall asleep and stay asleep.
Generic Sonata may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.