Condition Center: Ambien

America, How Are You Sleeping?

Having difficulty sleeping can seep into all aspects of a person's life. It's not uncommon for adults to turn to medications to help them get some sh...

Sleeping Pills May Carry High Risks

When counting sheep and hot herbal tea doesn't work, people may turn to sleeping pills to help get a good night's rest. But the long-term risks ...

Mental Meds Don't Match the Chart

Without the correct medical information, mental health patients can miss medication doses or have bad drug interactions. According to a recent study,...

A Tragic Decade for Painkiller Users

More and more people have been tragically dying from painkiller overdoses. Healthcare professionals and public health organizations have started to t...

Sleep Rx Raises Risk of Falling

Doctors often give medications like Ambien to help people sleep while they are in the hospital. But taking any sleep enhancement product may raise th...

Mental Health Meds and Driving Risks

Medications prescribed for common mental health conditions can be incredibly important treatment options. However, they come with risks as well. ...

Overweight Insomniacs Take Note

One more reason for obese patients to lose weight: those using sleeping pills have an even greater risk of death than non-overweight patients usin...

Finally Sleeping Soundly

The drug Ambien has established effectiveness at helping insomniacs, people who spend their nights trying to somehow charm their own body into giv...

Burning Awakening

Trouble sleeping doesn't seem like reason for concern. After all, half of Americans struggle with insomnia at least a couple of nights each we...