Effects of loprazolam on cognitive functions

  title={Effects of loprazolam on cognitive functions},
  author={Silvio R. Bareggi and Luigi Ferini-Strambi and Rodolfo Pirola and Massimo Franceschi and Salvatore Smirne},
The effects of oral loprazolam (1, 2 mg) on vigilance, attention, immediate memory, short-term memory, learning, long-term non-consolidated and long-term consolidated memory were determined. Twelve healthy young male volunteers were given all the treatments, placebo or loprazolam, on three different occasions, in a double-blind, random latin-square sequence, crossing over every 2 weeks. Volunteers completed a battery of tests at night, 3.5 h after drug administration, and in the morning, 10 h… 


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