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Can you take a finergin and Ambien (zolpidem) at the same time?

Can you take a finergin and Ambien (zolpidem) at the same time?

Probably not.: They can both cause drowsiness and psychomotor impairment, so if you have nausea or allergies, then just take the phenergan, (promethazine) b/c it will probably make you sleepy anyway and then you won't need to take the ambien. Ginger is good for nausea also. ...Read more

Ambien (Definition)

Zolpidem is a sleep-inducer which is a kind of ...Read more


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"If used at same time(altivan,ambien), sleep depth and duration will increase, maybe dangerously." please explain. ?

"If used at same time(altivan,ambien), sleep depth and duration will increase, maybe dangerously." please explain. ?

CNS depression: Michael Jackson is a good illustration of what can happen. He stopped breathing due to central nervous system depression. If you have sleep apnea, it is particularly dangerous. Drowsiness can result in motor vehicle accidents and accidents with heavy equipment. That is also why the combination of alcohol and benzodiapenes can kill. They are both CNS depressants and may lead to apnea. ...Read more

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It's my first time taking ambien (zolpidem) I'm a male about 45 yo and 288 pounds I have 10 ng should I cut it in half first?

It's my first time taking ambien (zolpidem) I'm a male about 45 yo and 288 pounds I have 10 ng should I cut it in half first?

Insomnia, Obesity: Please Reflect: Stress causing sleep problem and increased weight Day time sleepiness Snoring or sleep apnea information from your bed partner See Physician for weight problem its complications, insomnia, Balanced Diet, Exercise Program, and referral to Sleep Center Before sleeping, do Music Relaxation, Meditation. See Psychiatrist for Therapy for stress, Visual Imagery and Medication. ...Read more

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Can i take an Ambien (zolpidem) and lorazepam at the same time?

You can, but don't: People are in charge of the pills they take, but taking these together isn't wise. The sedative properties of Ambien (zolpidem) and Lorazepam augment each other and could be a dangerous combination. Please don't take them at the same time. ...Read more

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What happens if you take Ambien (zolpidem) and vicadon at the same time?

Depends: Both are significant chemicals that would be indicated for insomnia and pain. However, please discuss with your physician your concern. It is important that your physician be aware of the medications and any herbal, otc you take. In the appropriate situation, there is a low concern for difficulty. And, we are going after the cause, not just the symptom. ...Read more

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Please help me! accidentally took Xanax (alprazolam) and Ambien at same time!?

SHOULD BE OK: Should be fine. May be extra sleepy. Would not be an overdose. Be more cautious with medications. ...Read more

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Is Ambien (zolpidem) safe to take for jet lag, what is the best time to take it?

Melatonin: Ambien (zolpidem) has been studied and found to have some benefit for jet lag, however i generally recommend melatonin taken 30 minutes before the intended bedtime; it is better tolerated and a more natural way to adjust to a new time zone. ...Read more

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