Complete information on Generic Ambien
Generic ambien contains the active ingredient zolpidem that helps to treat sleeping problems (insomnia) in adults . Zolpidem helps to restore the sleep cycle when you are unable to sleep at night. This medication is a sedative hypnotic drug. It produces a calming effect. It should be taken as advised by your doctor. Zolpidem is available in generic and branded form. This medication is only available in a tablet form. It is approved by the FDA.
How to take generic ambien
Ambien should be consumed as advised by your doctor. Consume it orally with a glass of water. You can take it empty stomach or with food. Do not skip or miss any dose. Taking it on time and duration helps the body to restore the sleep cycle.
How does ambien work
Generic ambien contains zolpidem tartrate that works with the brain and produces calming effects and helps to sleep faster within 15-30 mins. The effects of zolpidem also depend on your health and personal fitness. This medication may interact with other drugs so consult your doctor with the complete list of medication that you take.
Side effects of Zolpidem
While using ambien you may face some side effects when you start using it. But the benefits of ambien will be higher as compared to the side effects if your doctor has suggested or prescribed you. Here is the list of possible and common side effects of ambien.
- Drugged feeling : when zolpidem starts working it calms the brain
- Memory loss : While falling asleep you may not remember what happened
- Daytime drowsiness
These side effects may disappear in 1 or 2 weeks. But in case it gets worse then contact your doctor.