Paradoxical reaction to benzodiazepines in elderly - Case series

Asian J Psychiatr. 2018 Jun;35:8-10. doi: 10.1016/j.ajp.2018.04.037. Epub 2018 Apr 25.
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Keywords: Benzodiazepines; Elderly; GABA; Paradoxical reaction.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aggression / drug effects*
  • Benzodiazepines / adverse effects*
  • Benzodiazepines / therapeutic use
  • Clonazepam / adverse effects*
  • Clonazepam / therapeutic use
  • GABA Modulators / adverse effects
  • GABA Modulators / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Lorazepam / adverse effects*
  • Lorazepam / therapeutic use
  • Male
  • Psychomotor Agitation / drug therapy*
  • Sleep Wake Disorders / chemically induced*

Substances

  • GABA Modulators
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Clonazepam
  • Lorazepam