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Insomnia (or wikt:sleeplessness) is most often defined by an individual's report of sleeping difficulties. While the term is som...
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Other name: Zolpidem (Zolpidem)
Other name: Desyrel (Desyrel)
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Zolpidem (Ambien, Stilnox) is a prescription drug used for the short-term treatment of insomnia, as well as some brain disorders. It is a short-acting nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic of the imidazopyridine class that potentiates Gamma-Aminobutyri...
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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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Zolpidem (Ambien, Stilnox) is a prescription drug used for the short-term treatment of insomnia, as well as some brain disorders. It is a short-acting nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic of the imidazopyridine class that potentiates Gamma-Aminobutyri...
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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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ambien and trazodone i was very afriad of the side effects...
" ...through the same thing I was depressed and unable to sleep ...felt like month. then i was put on ambien and trazodone i was very afriad of the side effects and could sleep.... "

on 40mg generic ambien, and 150mg trazodone which worked,...
" i was on 40mg generic ambien, and 150mg trazodone which worked, but my pdoc said the max ...generic ambien is 10mg. before trying generic ambien, i did try up to 150mg trazodone by itself, which didn't... "

night and I still wake in a panic and have nightmares...
" ...me horrible nightmares. Well, Ambien really helped at first....but then the nightmares started and panic attacks came. Now Im lucky if I sleep without waking a gazillion times a night and I still... "

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better but I started hallucinating and having memory loss...
" ...was later put on Ambien which worked better but I started hallucinating and having memory loss. I now take Trazadone and it's... "

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me dependent on Ambien, and have problems ceasing use....
" Good point about the Trazadone. It's older but works for some. I had very vivid dreams on it myself. Of ...3 the safest imo/e is Remeron, and the least addictive. ...folks actually become... "

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to Ambien and I sleep like a puppy now. No side affects for...
" I took Trazadone for about 1 month but had to quit due to terrible nightmares. I would see things ...I was switched to Ambien and I sleep like a puppy now. No side affects... "

entire day after. Finally I tried ambien 10mg which works...
" ...bad insomnia. I tried trazadone 50mg which worked but made me veryyyyy drowsy the next day. Then ...horrible metal taste in my mouth for the entire day after. Finally I tried ambien 10mg which works... "

ke ambien, but also meditate which really helps.I hope...
" ...it. He has since went to ambien. Not in as good of a mood as he was on the trazadone. But it didnt help his sleep as much ...shut the brain down. I myself take ambien, but also meditate which really... "

gular Ambien did not work well for me. I would fall as...
" Trazadone made me sick to my stomach and my acid reflux ...bad I had to stop taking it. Regular Ambien did not work well for me. I would fall asleep and then wake up about 4 hours later and have... "

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Ambien, but it just made me hallucinate (really trippy,...
" ...get home. I tried Ambien, but it just made me hallucinate (really trippy, but not ...The doc gave me Trazodone, which has worked wonders for me. It isn't as fast-acting as Ambien, but it does help me... "

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