Can Ambien have side effects? A few:
Ambien can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions.
Some people using this medicine have engaged in activity such as driving, eating, or making phone calls and later having no memory of the activity… Be careful if you drive, operate machinery, pilot an airplane, or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
Ambien should never be shared with another person… Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it.
This medication may be habit-forming.