Use of buspirone in selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor-induced sleep bruxism

@article{Prisco2017UseOB,
  title={Use of buspirone in selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor-induced sleep bruxism},
  author={Vincenzo Prisco and Teresa Iannaccone and Graziella Di Grezia},
  journal={European Psychiatry},
  year={2017},
  volume={41},
  pages={s855 - s855}
}
Sleep bruxism is characterized by the involuntary clenching or grinding of the teeth during sleep and can cause severe health problems, including the destruction of tooth structure, temporo-mandibular joint dysfunction, myofascial pain, and severe sleep disturbances. Iatrogenic sleep bruxism may be common during treatment with psychotropic medications, such as anti-psychotics and antidepressants, especially selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Bruxism is a common movement disorder… Expand
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