This Week in Sleep Medicine: April 23, 2019
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Sleeping Pill Use Linked to Later Increase in BP Meds
April 9, 2019
From the article: “The use of sleeping tablets by older hypertensive patients was linked to a subsequent increase in use of antihypertensive medications in a new study.”
Takeaway: The type of hypnotic used in the study was not identified, unfortunately.