TITLE

Ambien hit with reports of sleep-eating

AUTHOR(S)
M. I.
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Medical Marketing & Media;Apr2006, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines reports that link Sanofi-Aventis SA' Ambien (zolpidem) with episodes of sleepwalking and other side effects arising out of sleep in the United States. The reports discuss cases of Ambien patients bingeing on food and driving while in a semi-sleep state. In response, Sanofi-Aventis issued a statement noting that the drug is safe when taken as prescribed.
ACCESSION #
20408824

 

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