Author pages are created from data sourced from our academic publisher partnerships and public sources.
The use of melatonin in Alzheimer's disease.
- D. Cardinali, L. Brusco, Cynthia Liberczuk, A. Furio
- Medicine, Psychology
- Neuro endocrinology letters
- 1 April 2002
About 45% of Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients have disruptions in their sleep and sundowning agitation. Since melatonin secretion is greatly inhibited in AD patients we have used melatonin to treat… Expand
Melatonin Efficacy to Treat Circadian Alterations of Sleep in Alzheimer’s Disease
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) patients show a greater disruption of the circadian sleep-wake cycle as compared to similarly aged non-demented controls. When this occurs demented patients spend their… Expand