Case Challenge

'I Just Can't Sleep': The Hazards of Treating Insomnia in the Elderly

Douglas S. Paauw, MD

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September 26, 2016

Case Presentation

A 77-year-old-woman without significant health concerns asks for a medication to help her sleep. She would like to try zolpidem, as her sister is using it and has told your patient that it is helpful.

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