Ambien (zolpidem) also know as hypnotic is a sedative that affects chemicals that are found in the brain so that they can become balanced and not cause sleeping problems. It is used in the treatment of insomnia. Ambien is under a class known as sedative-hypnotics.
Ambien is a drug that belongs to the class of drugs called sedative-hypnotics, which are mostly administered for adults with sleep problems like insomnia.
Ambien often helps you fall asleep faster, by acting on your brain to produce a calming effect. It is often limited to use for a short period of 1 to 2 weeks or less depending on the prognosis.
You just have to read the guides on how and when to take it and be sure always to ask any follow-up questions during a refill.
Ambien can cause day time drowsiness, so feel free to mention any other unusual side effects to your doctor, an adjustment for the dosage might help.