Doxepin and cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia in patients with Parkinson's disease -- a randomized study.

@article{Romenets2013DoxepinAC,
  title={Doxepin and cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia in patients with Parkinson's disease -- a randomized study.},
  author={Silvia Rios Romenets and Laura Creti and Catherine S. Fichten and Sally Bailes and Eva Libman and Am{\'e}lie Pelletier and Ronald B. Postuma},
  journal={Parkinsonism & related disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 7},
  pages={670-5}
}
INTRODUCTION Although a variety of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatments are effective for insomnia in the general population, insomnia in Parkinson's disease differs in important ways and may need different treatments. No studies have conclusively demonstrated effective insomnia treatments in Parkinson's disease. METHODS We conducted a three-arm six-week randomized pilot study assessing non-pharmacologic treatment (cognitive behavioural therapy with bright light therapy) or doxepin… CONTINUE READING