Anticholinergics linked to dementia risk

January 27, 2015 12:43 AM

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Anticholinergics linked to dementia risk

More frequent use of higher doses of anticholinergic medicines may increase the risk of dementia in elderly patients, new research reveals.

A study by US researchers published in JAMA Internal Medicine found a 54% greater risk of developing dementia among those using the highest doses of anticholinergics.

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