52 patient evaluations for Zolpidem with a cost of Not specified

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Aug 15, 2009 (Started Jul 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (psychosis disorder)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I had been off Ambien for a while. I raised my Dopamine with L-Tyrosine which reduced my FM Pain level 75%. One night I could not sleep, so I took an Ambien . The next Day My pain shot up to 100%!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 13, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 3, 2009 (Started Apr 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 24, 2009 (Started May 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsy in morning)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Side effects: drowsy in morning

  • 0 helpful marks

May 8, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: I HAVE TO GO TO BED ALMOST DIRECTLY AFTER I TAKE THE MEDICINE. OR I MAY NOT BE ABLE TO SLEEP.

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 29, 2009 (Started Dec 06, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (grogginess in morning, drug dependence)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: it does still help me stay asleep and i have been taking it for a long period of time
Side effects: drug dependence, grogginess in morning

Feb 16, 2009 (Started Dec 06, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (grogginess in morning, drug dependence)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: if it ain't broke don't fix it. i don't know why society feels it is so bad to become dependent on something if it is doing what it is supposed to do.
Side effects: drug dependence, grogginess in morning

Dec 6, 2008 (Started Dec 06, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (grogginess in morning)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: this does not help me get to sleep, it does help me stay asleep, without it i wake up frequently and can't get back to sleep. if i don't get enough sleep on this i feel groggy all the next day.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drug dependence, grogginess in morning

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 12, 2009 (Started Feb 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (amnesia, grogginess)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Side effects: grogginess, amnesia

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia due to pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 6.25 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 9, 2008 (Started Jun 04, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 8, 2008 (Started Jul 31, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (crying, grogginess, irrational behavior)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: It can cause you to do strange things.
Side effects: crying, grogginess, irrational behavior

  • 0 helpful marks
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