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5 Mg Ambien
Took a 1 mg xanax (alprazolam) 7 hours ago and 2.5 vicodin 3 hours ago. Can i take a 5 mg ambien now?
I've had trouble sleeping for the past few months since I stopped smoking marijuana, the doctor prescribed 5 mg ambien (zolpidem) but it doesn't ever really get ?
Insomnia: Commend yourself for not smoking Marijuana. 5 mg Ambien (zolpidem) at bed time may not be adequate for sleep, or you have developed Tolerance;. Let Wise Man within you reflect Stresses causing insomnia. Consider: Avoid • Alcohol • OTC Sleep aids Exercise or Yoga in the evening Before sleeping, • Close that day’s Chapter in Book of Life • Visual imagery of National Parks • Breathing Relaxation • Therapy ...Read more
I have had ambien, trazodone, and now lunesta (eszopiclone). I took 2 mg of luniest but it's not working; can I take 5 mg of ambien?
I am taking 24 hr Zerteck , 12hr Sudafed at night. Is is ok to take 5 mg of Ambien (zolpidem) if I cannot sleep?
I have been using ambien 5 mg occasionally for some time but don't get a full night sleep with it. Because I haven't been sleeping well, I increase it to 10mg but that didn't help much. What can I do or take to get a full night sleep of 8 to 9 hrs per nig
Insomnia: You deserve Relaxation, Rest, and Good Sleep! Let Wise Woman within you reflect: Reasons for Ambien (zolpidem) 10 mg not helpful and wanting sleep of 8 to 9 hrs. Stresses causing Anxiety and Depression Consider: •Therapy and medication by Psychiatrist •Realize and feel Wonder of Breath of Life. •Become Captain over Stresses of Life and Insomnia, Not Victim. •Visual imagery of National Parks •Meditation ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was on ambien (zolpidem) for five years prior and it stopped working. So I should have no problems trying it again after 14 month hiatus?
Probably not.: I assume that you were taking generic Ambien; i.e., zolpidem. Thee are occasional generic products that are poorly made and do not provide the benefit. There are also various medical and psychiatric conditions that interfere with effectiveness of Ambien both then and now. Your MD can help answer these questions--better to do so now than have medication failure. ...Read more
I've never taken ambien cr. I took ambien for five years long term. No longer works like it once did. Explained to sleep doc and he still wants me to try it? w the Trazodone 150 mg I stopped after being on it for a year and it stopped working.
I have had insomnia since the age of 16. I am now 42. I was on ambien for five years until it stopped working over a year ago. I'm now on trazadone and klonopin for 9 months. They work for a while and then stop. Any ideas of what I can do now? ambien
Natural ideas: Consider a combination of Ashwagandha (Jarrow brand ) two capsules before bedtime, Valerian root, and Glycine 3,000 MG to help you stay asleep. ...Read more
I was on ambien for chronic insomnia for five years. Loved it. Stopped working. Is there any med that is just as good? A hypnotic
Preferably? Lunesta (eszopiclone) doesn't work for me nor trazodone any longer. Wondering about seroquel. Thank you.
Insomnia: Ambien (zolpidem) and similar sleeping meds are not intended for long-term use because of dependence and tolerance. Insomnia is a symptom with many possible causes. Try to find cause for insomnia. Also look at sleep hygiene and lifestyle factors. Try Melatonin meantime and read: https://sleepfoundation.org/insomnia/content/treatment for more info. I hope this helps ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers