Effect of hydroxyzine on attention and memory

@article{Brabander1990EffectOH,
  title={Effect of hydroxyzine on attention and memory},
  author={A. De Brabander and W. Deberdt},
  journal={Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental},
  year={1990},
  volume={5}
}
A single intake of hydroxyzine 50 mg was compared to placebo, with lorazepam 2 mg as a verum, in a double‐blind, triple‐crossover trial. Each of the nine volunteers was tested on three different days, once under each condition. At 2‐h after drug intake all volunteers were assessed or reassessed for attention, immediate and delayed (30 min) memory, cognitive ability and subjective feelings of anxiety and fatigue. While hydroxyzine 50 mg and lorazepam 2 mg produced a comparable level of sedation… Expand
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