Restoril 15 mg is a short-term option for people who have insomnia which belongs to the Benzodiazepines drug class. It works by slowing down the brain which helps patients fall asleep faster. The generic name of Restoril is Temazepam. It is a Schedule IV controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA) so if you suddenly stop taking it then it may lead to misuse and dependency. Restoril is available in three strengths: 15 mg and 30 mg. In addition, Restoril 15 mg is a pink and maroon capsule with the imprint “RESTORIL 15 mg” on the one end and “FOR SLEEP” on the other end; which is supplied by Novartis Pharmaceuticals. The Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) code of this medicine is N05CD07 and the Drug Identification Number (DIN) is 00604453. The recommended dose for adults is 15 mg once per day and can be taken with or without food at bedtime, only if you remain in bed for at least 7 to 8 hours. Common side effects of Restoril 15 mg may include drowsiness, tiredness, dizziness, headache, nausea, feeling nervous, etc. It is not recommended to use during pregnancy, as this medicine may cause harm to the fetus.