Neuropsychiatry

Zodium
  • Active Substance (s) : Zolpidem tartarate 10 mg
  • Dosage Form : Scored Film Coated Tablet
  • Pack : 10 tablets/strip
  • Indication :
    • Short-term treatment of insomnia in adults in situations where the insomnia is debilitating or is causing severe distress for the patient
  • Product Description : Zodium is an imidazopyridine which preferentially binds the omega-1 receptor subtype (also known as the benzodiazepine-1 subtype) which corresponds to GABA-A receptors containing the alpha-1 sub-unit, whereas benzodiazepines non-selectively bind both omega-1 and omega-2 subtypes
  • Recommended Daily Dosage :
    • The recommended initial dose is 5 mg for women and either 5 or 10 mg for men, taken only once per night immediately before bedtime with at least 7-8 hours remaining before the planned time of awakening zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz