Sedatives are controlled substances. This means their production and sales are regulated. Sedatives are heavily regulated because they are highly addictive. It’s important to be careful when using these medications to avoid dependency and addiction. Don’t take them unless your doctor has prescribed them to you and take them only as prescribed. Sedatives are a type of prescription medication that slows down your brain activity. They’re typically used to make you feel more relaxed. Doctors… Read more »