TITLE

Donepezil was no better than placebo for agitation in patients with Alzheimer disease

AUTHOR(S)
Van Reekum, Robert
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 148 Issue 2, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the randomized placebo-controlled trial investigating if Donepezil is better than placebo for clinically significant agitation that has not responded to psychosocial treatment in patients with Alzheimer disease. The trial, conducted with 259 patients (39 years of age), found out that Donepezil was no better than placebo for clinical agitation in patients with Alzheimer disease.
ACCESSION #
32435130

 

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