Can a rapidly-eliminated hypnotic cause daytime anxiety?

To test further the conclusions of preliminary reports that regular use of a rapidly-eliminated hypnotic might cause daytime anxiety, 82 women and 38 men, mean age 53, who claimed to be poor sleepers, took a capsule nightly for 45 nights. On 25 consecutive nights the capsule contained triazolam 0.5 mg (40 subjects), lormetazepam 2 mg (40 subjects) or… CONTINUE READING