Corpus ID: 29816915

Zolpidem at supratherapeutic doses can cause drug abuse, dependence and withdrawal seizure.

  title={Zolpidem at supratherapeutic doses can cause drug abuse, dependence and withdrawal seizure.},
  author={P. Sethi and D. Khandelwal},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
Zolpidem is a non-benzodiazepine hypnotic drug, acts selectively through omega 1 receptors of GABAA. It is thought to be safer than benzodiazepines but we report a case of zolpidem drug abuse, dependence and withdrawal seizure. 
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