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Dementia Patients Prescribed Antipsychotics at Greater Risk for Heart Attack

A cocktail of pills is notthe way to treat dementia!@Dan Hallman Elderly dementia patients who are prescribed antipsychotic medications face a greater risk for a heart attack within the first month of treatment. Seniors aging in place taking antipsychotics to treat aggressive and agitated dementia were compared with dementia patients...

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