A 36-year-old member asked:
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can you take 30mg of ambien (zolpidem)?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: That would constitute a significant overdose.
Answered on Mar 8, 2016
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Ambien (zolpidem): That would exceed the recommended dose of 10mg.
Answered on May 1, 2016
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Dr. Jane Steiner
42 years experience Psychiatry
Usually if 1 tab of the 10mg dose doesn't work, taking more doesn't help either.
Apr 8, 2015

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