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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/13/2008 9:23:02 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Great to fall asleep within 30 min.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/5/2008 9:28:34 PM

Reviewer: Susan, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
As I write this I have taken my dose of Zolpidem over two hours ago and am still awake. This is not an infrequent occurrence. When I do fall asleep I wake up two to three times during the night. The most effective method for me is to skip a night and then take the medication. For me this means no sleep at all and I am so tired that probably a sugar pill would work. I have had hallucinations on ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/3/2008 12:35:49 AM

Reviewer: Hawaiian_Bill, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take Ambien occaisonally when I need to. This med works great but you need to make sure you have an empty stomach before taking it. If you have food in your stomach, it does not work effectively! Have had a few of the normal side-effects but they have subsided after taking this for about 8 years. Mind you I don't take it every night. If you think you are sleep walking or doing any activity ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
5/2/2008 9:10:43 AM

Reviewer: Brett, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Hi all, i'm suffering from chronic pain due to a back injury in 06. I take Oxy 40mg/2 a day, lyrica 75mg/ 2 a day, effexor-XR 75mg and zolpidem (AKA Stilnox in Australia). Due to the drugs I take, I require Zolpidem to sleep. This medication is very effective in getting me to sleep, but long term use it becomes less effective as other reviews have also commented. A suggestion would be to use f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
4/23/2008 10:38:29 PM

Reviewer: mrtommygee@aol.com, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
love the sleep!! just don't use for to long it becomes less effective. Only had one problem and it scared me I woke up driving my car to work hour before I was to be in. only happened once and not again.

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