6 patient evaluations for Zolpidem taken for the purpose of 'difficulty staying asleep' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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Oct 15, 2013 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Severe (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Made me virtually comatose.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 8, 2010 (Started Sep 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for difficulty falling asleep)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 8, 2010 (Started Jun 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Addictive Properties it was time to switch replaced with Serequel and also discontinued Zoloft and Geodon
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 1, 2010 (Started Oct 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily

  • 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

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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