A 39-year-old member asked:
Can i hurt myself or the baby from sleep walking while on ambien (zolpidem)?
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Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes: Ambien (zolpidem) is a pregnancy category c medication, which means to take during pregnancy only if the benefits out weigh the risks. Only the mother and ob/gyn can make that decision. Precautions need to be taken to protect the sleep walking mother such as locking doors to the outside and padding sharp furniture corners.
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Psychiatry 43 years experience
Sleep Walking: Yes, you may hurt your baby if you are sleepwalkling and happen to drop the baby or roll over in bed and suffocate the baby.
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Last updated Apr 1, 2016
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