Over-the-counter and prescription sleep medication and incident stroke: The REasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke study

Academic Article


  • Background Preliminary evidence suggests sleep medications are associated with risk of vascular events; however, the long-term vascular consequences are understudied. This study investigated the relation between sleep medication use and incident stroke.
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    Author List

  • Petrov ME; Howard VJ; Kleindorfer D; Grandner MA; Molano JR; Howard G
  • Start Page

  • 2110
  • End Page

  • 2116
  • Volume

  • 23
  • Issue

  • 8