1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE
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FDA Article Code: 34067-9
Zolpidem tartrate tablets are indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia characterized by difficulties with sleep initiation. Zolpidem tartrate tablets have been shown to decrease sleep latency for up to 35 days in controlled clinical studies [see Clinical Studies (14)].The clinical trials performed in support of efficacy were 4-5 weeks in duration with the final formal assessments of sleep latency performed at the end of treatment.
3 DOSAGE FORMS AND STRENGTHS
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FDA Article Code: 43678-2
Zolpidem tartrate tablets are available in 5 mg and 10 mg strength tablets for oral administration.Zolpidem tartrate tablets 5-mg are white round film-coated tablets engraved with “CST 8”. Zolpidem tartrate tablets 10-mg are white round film-coated tablets engraved with “B”. Tablets are not scored.
6 ADVERSE REACTIONS
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FDA Article Code: 34084-4
Serious adverse reactions including severe anaphylactic and anaphylactoid reactions, abnormal thinking and behavior, complex behaviors, withdrawal effects, amnesia, anxiety, other neuropsychiatric symptoms and CNS-depressant effects have been reported with zolpidem [see Warnings and Precautions (5)].
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FDA Article Code: 34089-3
Zolpidem tartrate is a non-benzodiazepine hypnotic of the imidazopyridine class and is available in 5 mg and 10 mg strength tablets for oral administration.Chemically, zolpidem is N,N,6-trimethyl-2-p-tolylimidazo[1,2-a] pyridine-3-acetamide L-(+)-tartrate (2:1). It has the following structure:Zolpidem tartrate is a white to off-white crystalline powder that is sparingly soluble in water, alcohol, and propylene glycol. It has a molecular weight of 764.88.Each zolpidem tartrate tablet includes the following inactive ingredients: lactose, microcrystalline cellulose, hydroxypropyl cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, and titanium dioxide.