Zolpidem is used for a short time to treat a certain sleep problem (insomnia) in adults. If you have trouble falling asleep, it helps you fall asleep faster, so you can get a better night’s rest. Zolpidem belongs to a class of drugs called sedative-hypnotics. It acts on your brain to produce a calming effect.
- Drug class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
Ambien, Intermezzo, Edluar, and Zolpimist