zolpidem 10 mg
zolpidem 10 mg Ambien is a sedative-hypnotic (sleep) medicine. used in adults for the short-term treatment of a sleep problem called insomnia (zolpidem tartrate) tablets Initial US Approval: 1992.
Generic Name: zolpidem (zole PI dem)
Brand Names: Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, Intermezzo and also Zolpimist
What is Zolpidem Tartrate Tablets?
Symptoms of insomnia include:
• trouble falling asleep
How should I store Zolpidem Tartrate Tablets?
• Store Zolpidem Tartrate Tablets at room temperature, 68° to 77°F
• (20° to 25° C).
What Zolpidem 5mg and 10mg Tablets look like and contents of the pack
Zolpidem 5mg Tablets are round, white to off-white, film-coated tablets.
Zolpidem 10mg Tablets are oblong, white to off-white, film-coated tablets, with a score line and SN10 on one side.
How should I take zolpidem 10 mg ?
The recommended doses of zolpidem are not the same in men and women, and this drug is not approved for use in children.
Take zolpidem 10 mg exactly as prescribed by your doctor, Follow the directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides. Never use this medicine in larger amounts, or for longer than prescribed. Tell your doctor if you feel an increased urge to take more or increase your dose.
zolpidem 10 mg may be habit-forming. Misuse can cause addiction, overdose, or death. Selling or giving away this medicine is against the law.
Read and carefully follow any Instructions for Use provided with your medicine. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you do not understand these instructions.
Never take Ambien, Edluar, or Zolpimist if you do not have a full 7 to 8 hours to sleep before being active again.
Do not take Intermezzo for middle-of-the-night insomnia unless you have 4 hours of sleep time left before being active.
Zolpidem is for short-term use only. Tell 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.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Do not freeze. Keep the medication in a place where others cannot get to it. Keep the Zolpimist bottle upright when not in use.
Do not stop using zolpidem suddenly after long-term use, or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Ask your doctor how to safely stop using this medicine.
Insomnia symptoms may also return after you stop taking zolpidem, and may be even worse than before. Call your doctor if you still have worsened insomnia after the first few nights without taking zolpidem.