Do Benzodiazepines Cause Dementia in the Elderly?

Elliott, William T.
November 2012
OB/GYN Clinical Alert;Nov2012 Pharmacology Watch, p1
The article focuses on a research related to the role of benzodiazepines in causing dementia in elderly people. It mentions that the use of benzodiazepines increases the risk of Dementia by approximately 50 percent in elderly people. Further, it discusses the therapeutic benefits of Omega-3 fatty acids and Ginkgo biloba.


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