Medical Dictionary

zolpidem

noun zol·pi·dem \ ˈzōl-pə-ˌdem \
variants: also zolpidem tartrate

medical Definition of zolpidem

: a sedative and hypnotic drug administered orally in the form of its tartrate (C19H21N3O)2·C4H6O6 in the short-term treatment of insomnia
Note: Zolpidem is marketed under the trademark Ambien.

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