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ZOLPIDEM - ORAL

Common Brand Name(s): Ambien
Phonetic Pronunciation: (ZOHL-pee-dem)
Information last revised September 2010

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Uses:

Zolpidem is used to treat sleep problems (insomnia) in adults. It helps you fall asleep faster, so you can get a better night's sleep. It may also help you stay asleep longer and reduce the number of times you wake up during the night. Zolpidem belongs to a class of drugs called sedative-hypnotics. It acts on your brain to produce a calming effect. This medication is usually limited to short treatment periods of 1 to 2 weeks or less.
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