Zolpidem for the Treatment of Neurologic Disorders: A Systematic Review

  title={Zolpidem for the Treatment of Neurologic Disorders: A Systematic Review},
  author={Martin N Bomalaski and E. Claflin and Whitney A. Townsend and M. Peterson},
  journal={JAMA Neurology},
  • Martin N Bomalaski, E. Claflin, +1 author M. Peterson
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • JAMA Neurology
  • Importance Given its selective action on the &ohgr;1 subtype of the &ggr;-aminobutyric acid A receptor, zolpidem tartrate presents a potential treatment mechanism for other neurologic disorders. Objective To synthesize studies that used zolpidem to treat neurologic disorders. Evidence Review Eligibility criteria included any published English-language article that examined the use of zolpidem for noninsomnia neurologic disorders in humans for all dates up to March 20, 2015. Searched databases… CONTINUE READING
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