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Antidepressant use increases risk of head injuries among persons with Alzheimer's disease

03:12 EDT 9 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

Antidepressant use is associated with an increased risk of head injuries and traumatic brain injuries among persons with Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland. Antidepressant use has previously been linked with an increased risk of falls and hip fractures, but the risk of head injuries has not been studied before. The results were published in Alzheimer's Research & Therapy.

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