Case ReportsZolpidem-Induced Compulsive Evening Eating BehaviorKim, Hyung Ki MD, PhD*; Kwon, Jun Tack MD, PhD*; Baek, Jeehun MD†; Park, Duck Su MD†; Yang, Kwang Ik MD, PhD†Author Information *Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Soonchunhyang University College of Medicine; and †Department of Neurology, Laboratory of Sleep Disorders, Soonchunhyang University College of Medicine, Cheonan Hospital, Cheonan, Korea. Funding for this work was provided by a Soonchunhyang University research grant. No pharmaceutical and industry support was used in this study. Conflicts of Interest and Source of Funding: The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare. Address correspondence and reprint requests to Kwang Ik Yang, MD, PhD, Department of Neurology, Laboratory of Sleep Disorders, Soonchunhyang University College of Medicine, Cheonan Hospital, 31, Soonchunhyang 6 gil Dongnam-gu, Cheonan, Chungnam 330-721, Korea; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Clinical Neuropharmacology: September/October 2013 - Volume 36 - Issue 5 - p 173-174 doi: 10.1097/WNF.0b013e31829dd448 Buy Metrics Abstract Zolpidem is associated with an amnestic sleep-related eating disorder, but not with compulsive eating behaviors. A 57-year-old woman receiving zolpidem for insomnia showed compulsive evening eating behavior under a wakeful state. Her compulsive evening eating behavior disappeared when zolpidem treatment was halted. Here, we report her case. © 2013 by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.