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For special savings and a 7-Night free trial of AMBIEN CR visit: CRFree7Day.com or call 1.877.827.1767. ©2009-2010 sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC. All rights reserved. US.ACR.09.04.070 May 2009 Printed in USA. Please see important medication guide on adjoining page. * Proven effective for up to 7 hours in clinical studies. ** Individual results may vary. AMBIEN CR is the only form of Ambien that is FDA approved to help you fall asleep and stay asleep: The first layer dissolves quickly to help you fall asleep fast, while the second dissolves slowly to help you stay asleep*--- so you wake up less frequently and fall back to sleep faster. Wake up ready for your day** with 2-layer AMBIEN CR. There is no generic form of AMBIEN CR, so ask your prescriber or pharmacist for AMBIEN CR by name. AMBIEN HAS 1 LAYER TO HELP YOU FALL ASLEEP AMBIEN CR HAS 2 LAYERS TO HELP YOU FALL ASLEEP AND STAY ASLEEP* THERE ARE 2 FORMS OF AMBIEN® (ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE)CIV . WHICH ONE IS RIGHT FOR YOU? IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION AMBIEN CR is indicated to help you fall asleep and/or stay asleep. AMBIEN is indicated for short-term treatment to help you fall asleep. AMBIEN and AMBIEN CR are treatment options you and your doctor can consider along with lifestyle changes. When taking either of them, don't drive or operate machinery. Plan to devote 7 to 8 hours to sleep before being active. Sleepwalking, and eating or driving while not fully awake, with memory loss for the event, as well as abnormal behaviors such as being more outgoing or aggressive than normal, confusion, agitation, and hallucinations may occur. Don't take it with alcohol as it may increase these behaviors. In patients with depression, worsening of depression, including risk of suicide may occur. If you experience any of these behaviors contact your doctor immediately. Allergic reactions such as shortness of breath, swelling of your tongue or throat, may occur and in rare cases may be fatal. If you have an allergic reaction while using AMBIEN or AMBIEN CR, contact your doctor immediately. Side effects of AMBIEN CR may include next-day drowsiness, dizziness and headache. There is a low occurrence of side effects associated with the short-term use of AMBIEN. The most commonly observed side effects in controlled clinical trials were drowsiness, dizziness, and diarrhea. AMBIEN is taken for 7 to 10 days--or longer as advised by your provider. AMBIEN CR can be taken as long as your doctor recommends. AMBIEN and AMBIEN CR have some risk of dependency. They are non-narcotic. You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.