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Overview of Ambien Drug

Sleeping disorders are quite common these days among individuals. The main causes may be stress, unhealthy lifestyle, etc. It causes adverse effects on mental and physical health. This sleeping disorder is called Insomnia in which it becomes very difficult to fall asleep. So, doctors prescribe Insomnia patients to Buy Ambien online or at any pharmacy with a prescription to cure this disease.

Zolpidem is a generic variant as well as an active component in branded drugs, such as Ambien and Ambien CR. It is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat insomnia for a short term.

It belongs to the group of drugs known as sedative-hypnotic. This drug helps to improve the duration of time which is required to fall asleep (sleep latency) by decreasing the number of awakenings.

Mechanism of Action of Ambien Medication:

Zolpidem, which is a non-benzodiazepine that induces sleep is present in Ambien. This sleeping pill has strong affinity modulator sites of gamma amino butyric acid (GABA-A) receptors. This modulator site is mainly located on its alpha subunit which is known as benzodiazepine (BZ) or omega receptor.

Due to hypnotic properties as well as pharmacokinetic properties, it binds with the GABA-BZ receptor in the brain and binds with the BZ-1 receptor which has a high affinity ratio of alpha-1/alpha-5 subunits.

GABA-A is a chloride channel modulator which enhances the inhibitory effect of GABA. By this mechanism, Ambien medicine helps to treat insomnia.

Dose and Dosage Strength

Ambien is available in the form of an immediate-release (IR) oral tablet. Its dosage strength is as follows:-

Ambien 5 mg oral tablet is available in the form of capsule-shaped and pink color. The tablet is imprinted with AMB 5 on one side and 5401 is on the other.

Ambien 10 mg tablet is white capsule shaped and comes with imprinted AMB 10 on one side and 5421 on the other.

The recommended dose for adults is 10 mg before going to bed. For the geriatric and hepatic impaired patient, the advised dose is 5 mg, one time before bedtime. All these dosage strengths must be taken once at a prescribed time.

Uses of Ambien Medicine:

These sleeping pills are approved by the FDA for treating insomnia. keep in mind that it is only recommended for adults, not for children. Ambien produces a calming effect decreases the neuronal and helps to fall asleep a little bit faster by excitability in the brain.

Side Effects of Ambien Drug:

Some common and severe side effects that may vary from person to person. These are as follows:-

Common Side Effects:

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Watery stools (diarrhea)
  • Dry mouth
  • Nausea
  • Stomach problem
  • Drowsiness
  • Feeling Lethargic

Uncommon or Serious Side Effects:

  • Palpitation (irregular heartbeat)
  • Confusion
  • Breathing problem
  • Depression
  • Suicidal thoughts or self-harming
  • Loss of memory (dementia)
  • Restlessness
  • CNS (central nervous system) depression
  • Anxiety
  • Mood swing
  • Severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis)
  • Behavioral changes

Note: The U.S. FDA has given a box warning due to uncommon sleep behavior in which one gets engaged in activities such as driving, sleepwalking, etc.


There are some safety measures that have to be taken during and before treatment. These are given below:-

  • It is approved only for adults not for children.
  • The prescribed dose should be taken which may differ in males and females.
  • It is not recommended to drink alcohol while taking this drug. It may make one feel dizzy.
  • The drug should not be discontinued or abruptly stopped. It may cause withdrawal symptoms in the patients.
  • One should inform a doctor about their medical history, in case they have any medical issues before starting the treatment.
  • Due to drug interaction, Ambien medicine should not be simultaneously taken with other drugs.
  • If side effects are getting worse then a person should seek medical advice.
  • It is not advised to take this medicine after or with food.
  • Do not break or chew the tablet, it should be swallowed as a whole tablet.