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Delirium in older adults
Farmacología en la tercera edad: Medicamentos de uso continuo y peligros de la interacción medicamentosa
Introduction: It was observed a considerable growth of elderly people. They are who use more medicines. The physiological changes associated with the age advancing can make pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic alterations. ...
Medicação de alto custo para portador de sofrimento psíquico: Um estudo preliminar dos custos
The present work aims to raise the costs of high-cost drugs used to treat patients of Refractory Schizophrenia in ambulatory unit. The study was carried out in the Psychosocial Support Center, which treated 33 patients ...
Drugs commonly associated with weight change: A systematic review and meta-analysis
(Oxford University Press, 2015)
Context: Various drugs affect body weight as a side effect. Objective: We conducted this systematic review and meta-analysis to summarize the evidence about commonly prescribed drugs and their association with weight change. ...
Bedside assessment of swallowing in elderly subjects using psychotropic drugs
(Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cervicofacial, 2011-08-01)
Drogas neurolépticas são utilizadas em diversas doenças mentais e suspeita-se que causem disfagia orofaríngea, principalmente em usuários idosos. OBJETIVO: Observar o efeito dos neurolépticos sobre a deglutição de idosos ...
Antidepressant and antipsychotic-like activity of the ethanolic extract of the leaves of Maytenus macrocarpa
(Emanuscript Services, 2018)
Introduction: Maytenus macrocarpa (Chuchuhuasi) is an Amazonian Peruvian traditional plant, traditionally used as anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antihemorrhagic and antidiarrheic agent. Also, chuchuhuasi is known as a ...
A 13-Week, Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Cross-Over Trial of Ziprasidone in Bipolar Spectrum Disorder
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2015)
Objective: Features of bipolarity in a major depressive disorder sample were used to define a "bipolar spectrum disorder" population for treatment with a neuroleptic agent, ziprasidone. Methods: Forty-nine acutely ...