Should Ambien (zolpidem) and Zoloft be prescribed together?

Ambien (zolpidem) & Zoloft. This medication combination can be prescribed if there is an indication for both.
Med interaction. Ambien (zolpidem) interaction with Zoloft can increase dizziness and difficulty concentrating. Melotonin may be worth a try and has no reported interaction with Zoloft. Discuss with prescribing doctor. Hope this helps. Best wishes.

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I had one drink 3 hours ago. I am currently taking Zoloft. Can I take a 10 mg ambien (zolpidem)?

Prescribed? Did Rx for both from the same Dr - or do they know about the other? Did you get instructions? The combo can have risks of dizziness and it's best to avoid driving or many tasks. Alcohol can only add to the risks. Be careful to have a trusted person nearby just in case of side effects. Talk openly w/ Dr's about these things when they prescribe. Best wishes. Read more...

A week ago I stopped taking Zoloft (25) and Ambien (zolpidem) at night and replaced both drugs with trazodone, as per my doc's suggestion. I feel extreme dizzyne?

Trazodone s/e? You may have dizziness from Trazodone (dose you take not known). If dizziness occurs when changing positions, eg, from lying down to standing up, more likely from Trazodone. Discuss with prescribing doctor and get blood pressure checked. I hope this helps. Best wishes. Read more...