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A trademark for the tartrate salt of the drug zolpidem.
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Play the record, light a Diptyque, pop an Ambien, thank me later.
These behaviors appear to be more common with Lunesta, Sonata, Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, Intermezzo, Zolpimist than other prescription medicines used for sleep.
The chief executive of electric car maker Tesla said he is working up to 120 hours a week and sometimes takes the sedative Ambien to get to sleep.
Barr blamed her late-night message on the sleep aid Ambien. "It was 2 in the morning and I was Ambien tweeting-it was memorial day too-i went 2 far & do not want it defended-it was egregious Indefensible," she wrote in a message.
And Roseanne -- who blamed her original outburst on sleep medication Ambien -- claimed her health had been affected by the "stress" of the scandal.
The star later clamed she was 'Ambien tweeting' referring to the sedative, but said her actions were 'indefensible'.
In a since-deleted overnight tweet, Barr blamed a dose of Ambien for the incendiary tweet in which she likened Valerie Jarrett, an African American former White House aide, to an ape.
Barr later blamed her rant on the sleeping pill Ambien. She wrote: "It was 2 in the morning and I was Ambien tweeting.
The maker of Ambien said Wednesday that "racism is not a known side effect" after Roseanne Barr cited the insomnia drug in explaining the tweet that led ABC to cancel her show.<br />Hours after ABC pulled the plug on "Roseanne" because of her offensive tweet about former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett and quickly breaking a promise to stay off Twitter the comedian was busy posting on the social media platform.<br />Barr tweeted that what she did was unforgiveable and urged supporters not to defend her.
"I think Joe Rogan is right about ambien. Not giving excuses for what I did(tweeted) but I've done weird stuff while on ambien-cracked eggs on the wall at 2am etc."