Withdrawal from long-term use of zopiclone, zolpidem and temazepam may improve perceived sleep and quality of life in older adults with primary insomnia

Ritva Lähteenmäki, Pertti J. Neuvonen, Juha Puustinen, Tero Vahlberg, Markku Partinen, Ismo Räihä, Sirkka-Liisa Kivelä

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Original languageEnglish
JournalBasic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology
Volume124
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)330-340
Number of pages11
ISSN1742-7835
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2019
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • benzodiazepine agonists
  • older outpatients
  • perceived sleep
  • primary insomnia
  • quality of life
  • withdrawal from chronic use
  • Z-drugs
  • BENZODIAZEPINE USE
  • METAANALYSIS
  • HYPNOTICS
  • DISCONTINUATION
  • MEDICATION
  • PEOPLE
  • IMPACT
  • FALLS
  • RISK
  • 317 Pharmacy

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Withdrawal from long-term use of zopiclone, zolpidem and temazepam may improve perceived sleep and quality of life in older adults with primary insomnia. / Lähteenmäki, Ritva; Neuvonen, Pertti J.; Puustinen, Juha; Vahlberg, Tero; Partinen, Markku; Räihä, Ismo; Kivelä, Sirkka-Liisa.

In: Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, Vol. 124, No. 3, 03.2019, p. 330-340.

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