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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
8/20/2014 7:43:40 PM

Reviewer: Lynn, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I sleep for 3 hrs then I'm wide awake!! I take Melatonin with it, then when I wake up taking 2 more Melatonin to go back to sleep. I'm gonna try taking half when I go to sleep then when I wake up take the other half, I read where someone is doing that. I really need 2 Zolpidem a night. But Dr says no.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
7/25/2014 7:42:36 PM

Reviewer: Terry, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
When I get this from one doctor I go to they aren't any good. My other doctor I have used, work great. They are both 10mgs. He must get some really cheap ones I guess?

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
7/23/2014 12:32:35 PM

Reviewer: none, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It only works for about 4 hours, 10mg, so I sometimes break it in half, but I must warn, when I used to hear people did weird things on it, I thought, "no way", but I have been told I once, after I was sleeping had been heard talking loudly on the phone, as if in conversation with someone for about 10 minutes. I do not recall this AT ALL! I also think I once drove somewhere while on it, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/14/2014 1:44:47 PM

Reviewer: anonymous, 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have taken other generic ambien w/o problems. This is the worst I have ever taken. I need twice as much and it takes hours to take effect. Then it only lasts approximately 3 hours tops. A sample should be sent for quality control. I am returning mine to the pharmacist tomorrow. This should be pulled from the market (this batch, not Ambien itself).

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/3/2014 11:30:28 PM

Reviewer: Fin, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I take zolpidem and several anti anxiety and depression perscriptions. Before they started the zolpidem, I could be up for over 24 hours, no problem. So they added it to the other anti's that I take and it helps me sleep every night. I have to take it 2 to 3 hours before bed, as it takes a while to take affect, but I stay asleep when I finally fall asleep. I have never ever had any problems ... Show Full Comment

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