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Zolpidem Uses, Dosage & Side Effects

10.20.2017 | Victoria Lawman
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Zolpidem Uses, Dosage & Side Effects

Zolpidem is a sedative, also called a hypnotic. It affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people with sleep problems (insomnia). Zolpidem is.

Usual Adult Dose for Insomnia:

l your doctor if your insomnia symptoms do not improve, or if they get worse after using this medication for 7 to 10 nights in a row. Zolpidem is for short-term use only. Do not take zolpidem for longer than 4 or 5 weeks without your doctor's advice.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.

Wait at least 4 hours or until you are fully awake before you do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.

Zolpidem Side Effects, Dosage, Uses & More

8.18.2017 | Natalie Carter
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Zolpidem Side Effects, Dosage, Uses & More

Zolpidem is an oral drug used to treat insomnia (trouble falling or staying asleep). Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more.

This drug may also cause drowsiness, dizziness, and diarrhea. These effects may be more likely to occur when you first start taking the drug and during dosage changes. Zolpidem oral tablet may cause drowsiness and dizziness. Zolpidem may also cause other side effects. These effects may be more likely to happen during the first few hours after you take the drug.

What to do if you miss a dose:

This medication hasn’t been studied in children. It shouldn’t be used in people younger than 18 years.

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Zolpidem Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures, Warnings

9.19.2017 | Natalie Carter
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Zolpidem Oral Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures, Warnings

Find patient medical information for Zolpidem Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings.

Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details, and report any withdrawal reactions right away. This medication may cause withdrawal reactions, especially if it has been used regularly for a long time or in high doses. To prevent withdrawal reactions, your doctor may reduce your dose gradually. In such cases, withdrawal symptoms (such as nausea, vomiting, flushing, stomach cramps, nervousness, shakiness) may occur if you suddenly stop using this medication.

This medication is usually limited to short treatment periods of 1 to 2 weeks or less.

Before having surgery, l your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).

See what your medical symptoms could mean, and learn about possible conditions.

Drug Safety and Availability Questions and Answers Risk of next

6.16.2017 | Nicholas Babcock
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Drug Safety and Availability Questions and Answers Risk of next

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is notifying the public of new information about zolpidem, a widely prescribed insomnia drug.

Patients who drive or perform activities that require full alertness the next morning should discuss with their health care professional if the insomnia medicine they are using is right for them.

The following questions and answers provide an overview of this safety issue.

Is next-morning impairment the same as complex sleep-related behaviors?. Q8.

Will a lower dose of zolpidem be effective in treating insomnia? Q5. Is FDA requiring the manufacturers of other insomnia medicines to revise their dosing recommendations? Q10.

Zolpidem Tartrate 5mg & 10mg Tablets

7.17.2017 | Victoria Lawman
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Zolpidem Tartrate 5mg & 10mg Tablets

The name of your medicine is Zolpidem 5mg or 10mg Tablets (called Zolpidem throughout this leaflet). Zolpidem contains a medicine called zolpidem tartrate.

It is not recommended to take zolpidem with fluvoxamine or ciprofloxacin.

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Do not use Zolpidem after the expiry date which is stated on the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.

Zolpidem is not meant to be used every day for long periods of time. Ask your doctor for advice if you are unsure. Zolpidem is used for temporary sleep problems.

POM - Prescription Only Medicine.

This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet.