Mélanie Linselle

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The potential favorizing role of drugs in sleep apnea syndrome (SAS) is unknown. This study investigates drugs associated with SAS in a pharmacovigilance database. SAS recorded as adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in VigiBase® , the WHO pharmacovigilance database (more than 11 million reports), from 1978 to 2015 was selected. The risk of SAS reports was(More)
The present work reviews the case reports of drug-induced sleep apnea recorded in the French pharmacovigilance database. Notifications are very rare (around 1/100 000 notifications). This paper shows that sleep apnea can be aggravated or revealed by some drugs. Main drugs involved were psychotropics (benzodiazepines, neuroleptics) and opioids.
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