Label changes for sleep meds with zolpidem obtain FDA nod

05/14/2013 | Reuters

Label changes, including lower doses for sleep treatments with zolpidem, a drug that affects the mental alertness of patients even a day after its intake, were approved by the FDA. Driving and other activities that require complete mental alertness the following day should be avoided by patients who receive zolpidem extended-release medications, the agency said. The approval covered label changes for Sanofi's Ambien and Ambien CR, as well as Meda's Edluar.

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