Ambien (Zolpidem) 10mg is the brand name for zolpidem, a drug that’s used to treat insomnia.
Insomnia is a sleep disorder that makes it difficult for you to go to sleep, stay asleep, or both.
For the short-term treatment of insomnia characterized by difficulties with sleep initiation:
5 mg (women) or 5 to 10 mg (men) orally once daily immediately before bedtime
Maximum dose: 10 mg orally daily
5 mg (women) or 5 to 10 mg (men) placed under the tongue to disintegrate once a day immediately before bedtime with at least 7 to 8 hours remaining before the planned time of awakening.