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Dementia Linked to Over-the-Counter Sleep Aids

Dementia Linked to Over-The-Counter Drugs



Scientists have found a link between large usage of anticholinergic drugs which includes the most popular non-prescription sleep aids and antihistamines (such as Benadryl) and the higher chances of developing Alzheimers and dementia in older people.

Anticholinergics are …