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Is melatonin safe for dementia patients who also have afib?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sowmya Kurtakoti
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Unknown

No studies done with regards to melatonin and dementia.

In brief: Unknown

No studies done with regards to melatonin and dementia.
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Dr. Theresa Redling
There are studies in progress studying the efffect of melatonin in dementia
Dr. Theresa Redling
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: There are studies

No studies specifically for afib and melatonin I am aware of, but many studies for melatonin in ad.

In brief: There are studies

No studies specifically for afib and melatonin I am aware of, but many studies for melatonin in ad.
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Dr. Theresa Redling
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Melatonin has been studied recently for a natural treament for those with ad for both cognition as well as restoring better sleep.
A starting dose on 2 mg 2 hour before sleep maybe effective. There should be no interaction between meds for afib and melatonin.

In brief: Yes

Melatonin has been studied recently for a natural treament for those with ad for both cognition as well as restoring better sleep.
A starting dose on 2 mg 2 hour before sleep maybe effective. There should be no interaction between meds for afib and melatonin.
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Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
safer & better than psychoropics or prescription hypnotics
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