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I am a female of 67 years and take 1/2 somnil about 4 times

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Hi I am a female of 67 years and take 1/2 somnil about 4 times a week what are the side effects
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Internist replied 1 year ago.

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possible ( mostly uncommon ) side effects of somnil ( zolpidem ) are following

Headache , drowsiness, dizziness ( around 10 percent )

chest discomfort, blood pressure, palpitations.

cause Abnormal dreams, amnesia, anxiety, insomnia, lack of concentration, lethargy, memory impairment, paresthesia,sleep disorder, stress.

abdominal discomfort like , flu like symptoms

Expert:  Internist replied 1 year ago.

so dizziness , headache and drowsiness are more common ( around 10 percent )

all other are fairly uncommon

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Expert:  Internist replied 1 year ago.

do you have any questions ?