What is Ambien CR?

Answer It is estimated that between 5 to 20 percent of Americans suffer from insomnia. Many seek alternative treatments, and some consult a physician regarding medication intervention. Ambien CR is a comm... Read More »

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How much Ambien should one take?

Ambien is a prescription sleep aid and should be taken immediately before bedtime. The recommended dosage of Ambien is 5 mg to 10 mg each night, as needed. According to 10 mg daily is th... Read More »

How much Ambien is too much?

Patients should take only the prescribed dosage of Ambien, and nothing more under any circumstances. If the patient is not responding to the recommended dose, they should consult with their physici... Read More »

Does Ambien work?

On One Hand: Effective for certain usesA review of the drugs in Ambien's class by researchers at Oregon Health & Science University found that Ambien was an effective sleep aid. When compared to ot... Read More »

How much ambien is lethal?

The maximum recommended human dose of zolpidem--the active ingredient in Ambien and Ambien CR sleeping pills--is 10mg per day. More than this is toxic and may induce fainting, respiratory problems,... Read More »