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Is Ambien Safe
Is it ok to take low dose Xanax (alprazolam) during IVF 2ww to reduce the stress and anxiety of worrying about cycle success? Is Ambien safe during 2ww?
I had a large ischenic stroke 2years ago I can't dream or feel awake during day is Ambien (zolpidem) safe to take?On it I get to sleep but feel unrefreshed the ne
Ambien (zolpidem): Is usually safe for people with hypertension. For an individual there may be factors which alter that statement. ...Read more
2 year old Ambien (zolpidem): It is likely that 2 year old Ambien (zolpidem) is not effective for insomnia. Let Wise Person within you reflect Stresses with unresolved Emotional conflicts 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 • Medication ...Read more
Is combining Ambien (zolpidem) cr with 50mg of trazadone safe? Ambien (zolpidem) isn't working anymore and I have trazadone was wondering if I can take if Ambien (zolpidem) fails?
Trazadone or ambien (zolpidem)?: Before you make any changes to your medication regimen, you should discuss thoroughly with your provider. Now sounds like a good time to leave your doc a message about how Ambien (zolpidem) has become ineffective (which is one of the many drawbacks of habit forming meds). While technically there is no interaction b/w Ambien (zolpidem) & trazodone, if Ambien (zolpidem) is no longer working, perhaps discuss stopping that one? ...Read more
Does long-term use of Ambien cause cancer I have been told for the past 5 years that Ambien is a safe medication to use for sleep (i even asked my dorctor if it caused any types of cancer). I have taken it regularly, with few negative effects - it has hel
The : The recent study you are most likely alluding to does not establish an actual cause and effect relationship. It is not known if the sleep medications cause increased risk or if people who are at increased risk are just the people who tend to use these medications. However, Ambien (zolpidem) increases interluken 8, which stimulates cancer growth. Regardless, congratulations for successfully coming off a sleep medication after being on it for so long. Take care. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers