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Any chance of unusual behavior from taking Ambien (zolpidem) for sleep apnea?
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Dr. Glenn Archibald
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Zolpidem, the generic name for ambien, (zolpidem) may cause comples sleep related behavior in a small number of users.

In brief: Yes
Zolpidem, the generic name for ambien, (zolpidem) may cause comples sleep related behavior in a small number of users.
Dr. Glenn Archibald
Dr. Glenn Archibald
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
I have had some of my patients experience some real doozies on ambien.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
The most common would be people engaging in behavior such as conversation, eating, even going places with no subsequent memory of the events.

In brief: Yes
The most common would be people engaging in behavior such as conversation, eating, even going places with no subsequent memory of the events.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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