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Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
2/9/2019 6:33:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been taking 12.5extended release for about 4 yrs.I fall asleep within 1/2hr and sleep for 8-10 hrs of continuous deep sleep.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
1/25/2019 12:24:41 PM

Reviewer: squid, 65-74 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have taken (10 mg)for about two years. On an empty stomach, it works to get me to sleep but I often wake after 6 hours or so. Sometimes I can get back to sleep. Often feel drowsy the next morning. I fell getting out of bed and landed on my back the other night. I don't remember the fall (my wife told me). I have started to cut the pills in half to slowly get off the ambien. 5 MG still helps ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
1/16/2019 9:29:04 AM

Reviewer: PeaceByPiecing, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This was prescribed as I was simultaneously going through a divorce and menopause, immediately followed by diagnosis of kidney cancer and a nephrectomy. Love, Health, Money; entire life in a turmoil. At first, it was as needed, and then I needed it every night. I now take 10 mg nightly. Most nights, I sleep straight through 8 hours and wake refreshed and...pleasant as opposed to snarly. I fe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
12/25/2018 12:49:01 PM

Reviewer: Sleep walking sleep driving, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Started taking Ambien after starting EMSAM patch for depression which made it impossible to sleep. Awake for 3 days sometimes. Ambien gave the side effect of sleep walking, not remembering in the morning. Only partial success getting/staying asleep. Sleep walking and sleep driving an issue, and dangerous.

Condition: Chronic Trouble Sleeping
10/9/2018 10:49:17 PM

Reviewer: ambien, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Taken this drug for 15 yrs. or so. NOT a good drug! as I get older, side effects are greater, short term memory, coginance, will to socialize,anxiety, etc.(full headuness?) all day. Do NOT take this med. Think it is addictive (Got to sleep) Am trying now, has kept me from doing many things (family, appts., social events

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