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A 25-year-old female asked:

I am on ambien (zolpidem) 5mg & it has stopped working. my dr. switched me to 12.5 ext.release & my ins copay is $140. what other options do i have?

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Dr. Paul Pyles
Addiction Medicine 33 years experience
Talk to your doctor : You have several options to include switching to Restoril (temazepam) or Desyrel (Trazodone). Avoid caffeine late in the day.

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Last updated May 16, 2015

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