What is Edluar?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Zolpidem

Zolpidem tartrate is a sedative-hypnotic drug that is used for short-term treatment of insomnia that presents as difficulty of sleep onset and maintenance of sleep.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 2
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Edluar

Side effect Patients
Difficulty falling asleep 1
Dizziness 1
Drowsy in a.m. 1

Why patients stopped taking Edluar

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 2
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Edluar

Duration

Stopped taking Edluar

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 3
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 2
$25-49 2
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Edluar

Sep 22, 2010 (Started Sep 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for sleep problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for unrefreshing or poor sleep)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: When you take this medication, place the tablet underneath your tongue while you are lying down. It works fast! Be careful, this medication can cause sleep walking... I wake up with bruises all over because I sleep walk and hit doorways or things I didn't see earlier if I need to use the bathroom or whatnot.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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