Ambien Tablets (Zolpidem tartrate)

Ambien is a popular and reliable brand for a sleeping pill which is synthesised to treat short-term insomnia. These sleeping tablets are recommended for patients who suffer from sleep deprivation and have an unhygienic sleeping habit.

Precautions

Safety precautions before the use of Ambien (Zolpidem)

Adequate precaution should be exercised before the use of Ambien. A physician advice is essential before the use of this medicine. This medicine may not be conducive if you:

  • Are afflicted with liver and kidney problems
  • Are sensitive or allergic to any of the components of Zolpidem tartrate
  • Suffer from sleep apnea, breathing problems, depression, myasthenia gravis have a history of breathing problems like bronchitis, asthma or emphysema are planning to get pregnant

This medicine should be used for short-term use only. You may experience dependence and addiction after its regular use for more than 4 weeks. Further, you may have to experience withdrawal symptoms after stopping its use. Increased anxiety, stomach cramps, vomiting and nausea are some of the common withdrawal symptoms. It is always advisable to seek the help of a sleep specialist in order to avoid symptoms of rebound insomnia.

Some Notable Side-effects
Some of the common side effects of Zolpidem include dizziness, drowsiness, physical tiredness, dry mouth, changes in taste etc.