Intermezzo is a sedative used to treat insomnia. Intermezzo works in help those who suffer from insomnia fall asleep and stay asleep. The drug works by altering the unbalanced chemicals in your brain that cause sleeping issues. Intermezzo (zolpidem) is a sedative. Intermezzo is the first and only prescription drug approved by the FDA that is used to treat insomnia in adults. Intermezzo is recommended for individuals who experience problems trying to fall back to sleep after waking up in the middle of the night. Intermezzo is used on an as-needed basis and should be taken at least four hours before sleeping. Intermezzo works by affecting the activity of certain chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced leading to potential sleep loss. Note that Intermezzo should not be taken with alcohol or with any other sleep aid.
Drug Name: Intermezzo
Generic name: Zolpidem tartrate