Zolpid 5mg Capsule

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Composition for Zolpid 5mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Zolpid Capsule

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Uses of Zolpid Capsule

Zolpid 5mg Capsule is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Side effects of Zolpid Capsule

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Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movements, Memory impairment, Nervousness, Headache.

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How to use Zolpid Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Zolpid 5mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zolpid Capsule works

Zolpid 5mg Capsule belongs to a group of medicines called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity of the nerve cells in the brain and helps fall asleep.

In Depth Information on Zolpid Capsule

Expert advice for Zolpid Capsule

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zolpid to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Zolpid once while going to bed and do not repeat in the same night.
  • Not for long-term use as it can be habit-forming.
  • Along with taking Zolpid, follow simple tips to establish a sleep routine: Go to sleep and wake up at the same time each day; avoid drinking alcohol, smoking, or consuming coffee/tea four to six hours before going to bed; avoid large meal before bedtime; do not exercise right before going to bed; make sure the bedroom is quiet and dark; avoid daytime nap.
  • Do not abruptly stop the medicine if you have been regularly using it.
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Zolpid Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Zolpid Capsule
Alcohol
CAUTION
Zolpid 5mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zolpid 5mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Zolpid 5mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Zolpid 5mg Capsule is safe as per American Association of Pregnancy.
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Driving
Zolpid 5mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Zolpid 5mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zolpid 5mg Capsule is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zolpid 5mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zolpid 5mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Zolpid 5mg Capsule is generally started at a low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Zolpidem, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Zolpid Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Zolpidem

Zolpid produces a calming effect on the brain and induces sleep. This calming effect may be perceived as pleasant or feeling high by some individuals. On prolonged use, Zolpid may also make an individual dependent such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
No, Zolpid does not have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it
Like all medicines, Zolpid has an expiry date, which is printed on the tablet strip or bottle. Zolpid should not be taken beyond this date.
Q. Can I take Zolpid with prednisone?
No drug-drug interactions have been found Zolpid taken with prednisone. However always consult with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Zolpid is used to treat insomnia, which may help ease anxiety in some patients, although doctors do not prescribe Zolpid for anxiety alone because it does not work in the same manner as other sedatives anti-anxiety drugs
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