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Suvorexant Episodes

Suvorexant prevents delirium [60 Sec Psych]

September 19, 2020 | Podcasts

We often worry about sleep meds in the medically ill, and there’s plenty of cause to: falls, respiratory suppression, and confusion. On the other hand, sleep disruption is a major risk factor for delirium, and there’s growing evidence that some sleep meds – ramelteon, melatonin, but not the benzos or z-hypnotics -  can prevent this sequale of s