Sep 21, - This article compares Ambien and Lunesta, two non-benzodiazepine hypnotic drugs. Medical uses, dosage and intake methods, mechanism of. The total dose of LUNESTA should not exceed 2 mg in elderly or debilitated patients. . and the nonbenzodiazepine hypnotics zaleplon and zolpidem. Jun 6, - An Ambien tablet is elliptical with the letters 'AMB', followed by a '5' or '10', indicative of the dosage. The pill can be pink or white. Lunesta, on.
Feb 6, - Zolpidem, sold under the brand names Ambien, Stilnoct and Stilnox, In one case, a transatlantic flight had to be diverted after a They stress that strange sleepwalking and sleep-driving behaviours can have risky consequences. “The more reports that come out about the potential side effects of the. Apr 19, - The agency has also linked the drug to sleep driving — driving a car while of Ambien, they are at much lower risk for this type of side-effect," Missing: travel. Sleepwalking or somnambulism, is a parasomnia consisting of a series of sleepwalking, SRED, and sleep-driving can coexist and are rare side effects of zolpidem. .. Available from: tddbc.usAbstract · CASE REPORT · DISCUSSION.