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how long should i take ambian
A 31-year-old female asked:
12 years experience Family Medicine
600mg?: Of what medication?
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: if 600mg of Motrin with Ambien (zolpidem)
32 years experience Psychiatry
Ambien (zolpidem): 600mg. of what? . Please clarify.
A 35-year-old female asked:
33 years experience Family Medicine
Ambien (zolpidem): You are already above the recommended dose of Ambien (zolpidem). It is dangerous to go any higher and is unlikely to be effective, but may cause the ... Read More
37 years experience Family Medicine
Overdose: The maximum dose is 10 mg a day. If not working see your doctor foe a medication change. Decrease caffeine, alcohol. smoking.
A male asked:
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Drug combo.: Generally you do not mix Ambien and Benedryl, Benedryl may make you so tired that you don't need the Ambien.
A 33-year-old female asked:
52 years experience Rheumatology
I agree: It can cause a number of bizarre reactions and side effects including amnesia and seizures.
A 21-year-old male asked:
30 years experience Geriatrics
No, not recommended: There's tremendous potential for adverse drug-drug interaction btwn Xanax (alprazolam) & Ambien (zolpidem). Check out http://www.drugs.com/interac ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
13 years experience Sleep Medicine
Not a good idea...: Insomnia can be frustrating. But medications are only part of the treatment. Don't take them together. Good sleep hygiene is key. Try to avoid electro ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Tolerance.: If taken regularly, tolerance develops and then it can stop working. The key is to take it only when really needed and not as a routine every night.
A 40-year-old female asked:
30 years experience Pediatrics
Benadryl (diphenhydramine): Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will help with itching and rash from an allergic reaction. An individual with lip or tongue swelling, or any sensation of ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
30 years experience Family Medicine
Insomnia: There a re few other Rx medications you can ask your doctor about such as Lunesta or Belsomra. Over the counter Tylenol (acetaminophen) PM often help ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
42 years experience Psychiatry
Ask your own doctor: For this one, please ask your own physician who prescribed the ambien (zolpidem). I don't know what dose you were given, why it was prescribed, what ... Read More
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