Uses | Ambien 5mg
Ambien 5mg is used to treat a certain sleep problem (insomnia) in adults. If you have trouble falling asleep, it helps you fall asleep faster, so you can get a better night’s rest. Zolpidem belongs to a category of medicine called sedative-hypnotics. It acts on your brain to supply a relaxing effect.
Some side effects of zolpidem may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may getaway during treatment as your body adjusts to the drugs. Also, your health care professional could also be ready to tell you about ways to stop or reduce the number of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the subsequent side effects continue or are bothersome or if you’ve got any questions on them
Use the lowest effective dose for the patient. The recommended initial dose is 5 mg for ladies and either 5 or 10 mg for men, taken just one occasion per night immediately before bedtime with a minimum of 7–8 hours remaining before the planned time of awakening. If the Ambien 5mg dose isn’t effective, the dose is often increased to Ambien 10mg.
- A total of 380 drugs are known to interact with Ambien (zolpidem).24 major drug interactions
353 moderate drug interactions
3 minor drug interactions