What is Ambien?
Ambien has its place among a class of medications known as sedative-hypnotic. Its sedative properties are used to treat those having sleeping troubles such as insomnia,
There are various forms of medication available. The immediate release will help you fall asleep immediately and therefore is prescribed for patients who have trouble initiating sleep whereas the extended-release tablets help you stay asleep and are prescribed for patients having disturbed sleep due to night awakenings. Based on your condition, your doctor will determine the right one for you.