Ambien CR Uses
Ambien CR is part of a class of medications called sedative/hypnotics, which are known more commonly as sleep medicine. Based on clinical studies, when compared to people who did not take Ambien CR, those who took Ambien CR:
- Fell asleep faster
- Had fewer awakenings.
Ambien CR has not been tested in people under the age of 18. Therefore, Ambien CR is not indicated for use in children.
On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend Ambien CR for treating something other than the conditions listed above. This is called an "off-label" use. At this time, there are no universally recognized off-label uses for Ambien CR.