Categories Questionable Drug In The Elderly

Some categories of products (eg. As analgesics, anticoagulants, antihypertensives, anti-Parkinson drugs, diuretics, blutzuckersnekende drugs, psychotropic drugs) pose particular risks for elderly patients. Some drugs which, although put to good use in younger adults, are so risky that they should be considered for the elderly as inappropriate. The Beers criteria are used most often to identify such inappropriate medication (s. Potentially inappropriate drug in the elderly (after American Geriatrics Society 2012…

September 3, 2018
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