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can you combine ambien and gabitril.is it safe to take ambien for 30 days,stop for a wwek,and resume taking it

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Using zolpidem together with tiaGABine may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience some impairment in thinking and judgment. Abrupt withdrawal of Zolpidem may cause delirium, seizures, or other severe effects, especially if used for prolonged periods and at high dosages.

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