New Ways to Combat Sleep Apnea Compete for Place in Bedroom

Associated Press

So far, no pills for sleep apnea exist, but researchers are working on it.

One experimental treatment, called dronabinol, which is commonly used to treat side effects of chemotherapy, showed promise in a study this year -- however, not much of a promise.

A small experiment conducted with 73 people suggests it helps some but wasn’t completely effective.