Not medical advice: White, capsule-shape pill with imprint 6469 V has been identified as Zolpidem tartrate 10 mg.
Zolpidem is used to treat sleeping disorder such as insomnia. As with all hypnotics, it is not recommended for long-term use and a course of treatment should not exceed four weeks. The drug is available in 5 mg and 10 mg strength tablets for oral administration.
In medical buzz, According to the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, diversion of pharmaceutical drugs increased significantly in 2012 and it is now the primary drug threat in Mississippi, with abuse of hydrocodone and alprazolam (Xanax) rising continuously. Data obtained from the Mississippi Prescription Drug Monitoring Program identifies the top five prescribed drugs for 2012 in Mississippi as hydrocodone bit/acetaminophen, alprazolam (Xanax), tramadol, oxycodone and zolpidem tartrate (Ambien). Find out more here.