Patients who are suffering from lack of sleep or any problems related to sleeping are mostly prescribed with Ambien CR. Although Ambien CR is a very good drug to treat insomnia but it is not at all safe for the kids until the doctor prescribe it in very severe cases. Giving the drug Ambien to the kids without any proper prescription is illegal. The drug Ambien CR is the modified version of the drug Ambien, it is double coated, although it is not strong as the drug Ambien and can be used for the kids who are facing severe problems, and small doses of the Ambien CR can be used for the kids.
Why Ambien CR can be unsafe for the kids?
Ambien CR is basically a double layered drug and it is the modified version of the Ambien. It works on the brain to treat the insomnia and give the person proper sleep.The brain nerves in the kids are quite weak as compared to the adults and when it is taken without any proper prescription and advice from the medical specialist or doctor it can cause any side effects to the kids.
The doctors mainly do not advice for the Ambien to the kids, because the case of insomnia is very rare in kids. And even they find case of insomnia they try to treat it with the mild drug so that the Ambien CR does not affect the brain and does not lead to any side effects to the kids. Ambien CR can lead to the high disturbance in the brain of the kids.
Ambien CR can cause some serious side effects to the kids
- The kid falls asleep in the day time because of the effect of the Ambien CR drug which makes them to sleep longer and the kid become too lazy during the day because the brain is not able to cope up with the high dose of the Ambien CR.
- The kid gets confused while thinking because the state of mind goes to confusion state and the kid might speak very slowly in a confusing manner.
- The behavior of the kid changes, he or she behaves very strange because of the unbalancing which is created in the mind of the kid. He may get upset without any reason and it may lead to severe permanent depression to the kid.
- Sleep walking can also be seen in some cases and the patient might speak or do things while he is sleeping, all these happens because subconscious mind of the patient is not sleeping with the effect of the Ambien CR drug.
- If a patient is taking the doses of Ambien CR he or she should be aware that it is habit forming drug. This can cause the dependence to the people so it should be taken care that they do not share Ambien CR with anyone.