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Zolpidem (Ambien)

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Ambien, also known as Zolpidem/Zolpidem tartrate, is a sedative usually given as a treatment for insomnia. People who suffer from insomnia usually have sleeping problems that keep them awake all night. A trusted drug that will effectively treat insomnia temporarily and for the United States, the most prescribed kind of sleeping pill. It is a FDA approved drug with its effectivity lasting up to 8 hours. There are 5mg and 10mg available depending on the strength of the pills.

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Precautions before Taking Zolpidem

There are precautions that must be considered before deciding to take it. In certain circumstances, It may not be the most suitable choice of drug. Ask a doctor regarding your health suitability in taking it as a treatment for insomnia. If you have any of the following circumstances, seek medical advice:

  • History of alcoholism or drug abuse
  • Pregnant or planning to be pregnant
  • Has a breathing condition (bronchitis, asthma or emphysema)
  • History of liver or kidney disease
  • Has myasthenia gravis (nerve disorder resulting to weakening of muscles)
  • Allergies to any of the ingredients
  • Has recurring personality disorder or depression
  • Has sleep apnea
  • Elderly

In very rare cases, taking Ambien can result to adverse reactions including swelling of the lips, face, throat and tongue or have difficulty in breathing. It is also advised that it should not be used continually for more than 4 weeks because it can lead to withdrawal symptoms such as vomiting, nausea, anxiety and stomach cramps. Known as a short term treatment for insomnia, there is a possibility of having problems sleeping once you stop using it. It is called a ‘rebound insomnia’ that eventually subsides after one to two days. Always consult your doctor regarding the use of this sleeping medication.

What is the suggested Dosage?

One 10 mg tablet of Zolpidem is the recommended dosage for treatment of insomnia. Another pill that is good for sleep, as well as treating insomnia, is Zopiclone. Swallow the pill as a whole with water before sleeping. Remember not to chew the pills because it can lead to rapid release of the medication. For people with liver problems or elderly patients, a lower dosage of 5mg per pill is advised. Ambien medication should be taken by people who are NOT of legal age or under 18 years old.

What is Ambien?

Zolpidem is also known by the brand names of Ambien and Stilnox in the UK. These are brand names of the generic version of the drug.

What are the possible side effects of Ambien?

Most medications have their own side effects. Taking Ambien during the wrong time of the day can result to signs of memory loss or confusion. But if Ambien is taken as prescribed, you do not have to worry about this side effect. Other common side effects of taking Ambien include drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, change f taste and feeling tired especially during the start of treatment. Other side effects which are uncommon include anxiety, headaches and nausea. It is important that you assess the reaction of your body to the treatment using Ambien especially if your work involves danger when disoriented. It must be emphasized that the side effects of Ambien from the majority of its users is very minimal.

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