Common Medications That May Affect Cognition

By Dementia Training Australia

Access on dta.com.au

This set of 4 Quick Reference Cards summarises commonly prescribed medications in Australian residential aged care that may adversely affect cognition. Information includes what side effects to look out for, and circumstances that lead to increased risk of side effects particularly altered cognition. Keep these card close at hand e.g. by a dispensing computer (in a pharmacy), or on the medication trolley. Commonly Prescribed Medications in Australian Residential Aged Care That May Adversely affect Cognition

Domains:
Physical Wellbeing

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fully-subsidised

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Print materials