• Belsomra effective for preventing delirium

    2 days ago - By Healio

    Belsomra was effective for delirium prevention, according to results of a retrospective cohort study published in Journal of Clinical Psychiatry.
    “Some randomized studies have reported that suvorexant, which is prescribed for insomnia, is effective in preventing delirium,” Muneto Izuhara, MD, MSc, of the department of psychiatry at Shimane University in Japan, and colleagues wrote. “Hatta reported its efficacy in both ICU and acute care settings, and Azuma demonstrated its efficacy in the ICU. However, a network meta-analysis failed to show a
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