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Zolpidem - Dosage and How to Use

How should Zolpidem be used?

  • Follow the instructions on your medication label and take this medication as prescribed by your doctor.
  • This medication works faster if you take it on an empty stomach.
  • This medication should be taken just before going to bed when you are ready to sleep.
  • You should obtain this medication from the same doctor or clinic whenever possible.
  • The controlled-release (CR) tablet must be swallowed whole; do not crush or chew it.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you are directed by your doctor to take the medication regularly and forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember, before going to sleep. Or you may wait until it is time to take your next dose, then go on as before. Do not take two doses to make up for the missed dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

Zolpidem - Additional Information

  • Updated on 10/31/2021 12:00:00 AM
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup
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