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A 34-year-old female asked:

I've been taking two ambien (zolpidem) cr at night instead of one because i got used to dosage. is this safe? could it kill me? i know others do it.

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Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Not safe : You should not overdose on any medication including ambidn . If the maximum recommended dose is not effective then it should be changed and something else should be tried.
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Discuss with ur Dr: Regarding this matter. Taking any medications beyond the recommended dose will give d potential for a cardiovascular event or respiratory xompromise. God bless you. http://www.rxlist.com/ambien-drug/overdosage-contraindications.htm. http://www.rxlist.com/ambien-drug/overdosage-contraindications.htm. http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=47584.

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