52 patient evaluations for Zolpidem with a cost of Not specified

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Mar 18, 2010 (Started Feb 22, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 10, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for sleeplessness)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I prefer herbal or physical treatment,my opinion is not takes too many dranks .

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 20, 2010 (Started Nov 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (amnesia)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Be cautious with this drug. You can remain active, even driving, although you will have no recall of the activity.
Side effects: amnesia

Feb 1, 2010 (Started Nov 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (amnesia)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: When I first started taking Ambien, I had amnesic episodes where I bought expensive items on the internet. Did not remember doing it. The drug would make me stoned, but I did not sleep.
Side effects: amnesia

  • 1 helpful mark

Nov 7, 2009 (Started Nov 18, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I've discontinued this due to the side-effect of next day grogginess.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 6, 2009 (Started Oct 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for difficulty falling asleep)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (grogginess, drowsy in morning)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Side effects: grogginess, drowsy in morning

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 25, 2009 (Started Sep 03, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for sleeplessness)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have taken this drug for to long, and it didn't do the job anymore, so I change to another sleep drug

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 18, 2009 (Started Aug 17, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for sleeplessness)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Mild (brain fog, unable to sleep for more than 4 hours a night, not dreaming, memory loss, sleep eating)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg Daily
Side effects: sleep eating, memory loss, unable to sleep for more than 4 hours a night, brain fog, not dreaming

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 1, 2009 (Started Mar 22, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (somniloquy)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Sep 21, 2008 (Started Mar 22, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 17, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am sort of dependent on this medication now. rarely can I get to sleep without 1/2 a tab. However, is I do not take it, I am pretty much up all night.

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 6, 2009 (Started Oct 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Ambien gave me strange dreams, made my thinking a little coocoo the day after, and didn't provide enough hours of sleep help. Proper sleep hygene, relaxation and meditation are much better, just more difficult to maintain...takes dicipline!

  • 0 helpful marks
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