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23 Jun 2020

A medication sold under the brand name Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, Intermezzo, and Zolpimist is predominantly used for sleep disorders. It is proven to reduce the time to sleep onset by about 15 minutes, and a higher dose can help the patients with more extended sleep duration. It is taken orally and available as tablets or sublingual tablets or oral sprays. It is a short term treatment for improving sleep inception as well as prolonging sleep duration.


It works by stimulating GABA effects in the CNS by attaching to GABA receptors at the place where benzodiazepines are present.


Some ill effects of the medication are as follows Daytime sleepiness, headache, nausea, diarrhea, amnesia,...