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Higher dementia risk linked to more use of common drugs

26 Jan

Dr. Shelly Gray et. al. found a persistent link in a University of Washington/Group Health study published in JAMA Internal Medicine on January 26, 2015. The large study that links a significantly increased risk for developing dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, to taking commonly used medications with anticholinergic effects at higher doses or for a longer… Read More

Source: sop.washington.edu

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Posted by on January 26, 2015 in alzheimer's

 

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