Zolpidem is a sedative, also called a hypnotic. It affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people who suffer from insomnia (sleep problems).
It is used to treat to treat insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep)
Zolpidem dosing information
5 mg (Women) OR 5 mg or 10 mg (Men)
Maximum Dose: 10 mg once a day.
Nitrazepam is an alternative sleeping medication