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Midnight munchies linked to sleeping pills - NBC News

12/03/2014
10:20 | Author: Caitlin White

Ambien sleep eating
Midnight munchies linked to sleeping pills - NBC News

Midnight munchies linked to sleeping pills. Ambien users report short-term memory loss, uncontrollable binge eating.

certainly that needs to be looked at in a more rigorous way,” he said. “The memory issue may be an infrequent side effect, but when it occurs it can be pretty significant.

Because the Food and Drug Administration’s reporting system is voluntary and anecdotal, “we don’t know how big a problem it is. we have no way to accuray to assess the prevalence,” said Sasich a consultant for Public Citizen.

and Sonata made by King Pharmaceuticals Inc. About 30 million people in the United States take sleep medications, according to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

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Ambien May Prompt Sleep-Eating - CBS News

12/03/2014
08:20 | Author: Caitlin White

Ambien sleep eating
Ambien May Prompt Sleep-Eating - CBS News

Some people don't just walk in their sleep, they eat as well. As sleep disorders go, it's one of the more bizarre, observes CBS News.

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Nocturnal Eating Sleep Disorders - Sleep Center - Everyday Health

12/03/2014
06:20 | Author: Caitlin White

Ambien sleep eating
Nocturnal Eating Sleep Disorders - Sleep Center - Everyday Health

night and eat? Sleep eating is more common than you think. Zolpidem (Ambien), a prescription sleep aid, may also cause nighttime eating.

Sleep eating disorders are seen in both children and adults. They are more common in women, as most eating disorders are, and occur more often in people under the age of 50. Nocturnal eating disorders can be the result of an underlying medical problem, such as stomach ulcers, sleep apnea, or depression, other eating disorders such as bulimia, other sleep disorders such as sleepwalking, or a traumatic event. Zolpidem (Ambien), a prescription sleep aid, may also cause nighttime eating.

If you exhibit the following behaviors for at least two months, you may have nocturnal eating syndrome:

In fact, many people with NES are unable to fall back to sleep unless they eat.

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Medication Causing Sleep Binges? - ABC News

12/03/2014
04:40 | Author: Caitlin White

Ambien sleep eating
Medication Causing Sleep Binges? - ABC News

Janet Makinen took Ambien for six years and never understood why she was sleepwalking and eating bizarre things like raw eggs, uncooked.

She topped out at 346 but never thought that her sleep medication was to blame until her doctors figured it out. Like Makinen, Brenda Pobre spent years gaining pound after pound.

Janet Makinen took Ambien for six years and never understood why she was sleepwalking and eating bizarre things like raw eggs, uncooked yellow rice, and loaves of bread while she slept. Only her husband knew about her problem, but as soon as she told her doctor, he took her off the sleep medication and the sleepwalking ended.

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"We've had people eat buttered cigarettes.

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