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Agitation in Dementia (Part 1)

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Nuedexta. A 60 year old cough medicine gets approve for uncontrollable crying, but the drug company has its eyes on a bigger target: Agitation in dementia. Follow the trail of pseudoscience, bribery, and indictments, and learn a few clinical pearls about this dextromethorphan-quinidine combination along the way.

Published On: 2/17/20

Duration: 15 minutes, 51 seconds

Article Referenced:Nuedexta in Agitated Dementia,” The Carlat Psychiatry Report, February 2020