You stop taking Ambien by gradually reducing (tapering) your Ambien dose. Experts suggest a taper schedule of withholding an Ambien dose every other day or every third day. Learn more about the principles and protocol behind Ambien ...
It’s difficult to overdose on Ambien, but even at lower doses Ambien can cause potential health risks. More on how much Ambien is safe for you and Ambien overdose here.
Ambien lasts and can affect the body for 8 hours after one dose. Learn more about Ambien dosing, dangers, and more here.
Ambien stays in your system and is detected by urine sceens 1-2 days after use. But Ambien can be detected in hair samples weeks after ingestion. More on the detection window for Ambien here.