Did you know many common medications can mimic dementia in older adults? Or, that these medications can make pre-existing symptoms worse in someone who has dementia? These medications include both prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drugs that could be in your loved one's medicine cabinet.
Watch this video to learn more about how some medications can mimic dementia or make dementia worse.
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Deborah Bier hosts monthly videos that focus on real-life issues for families and health care professionals who care for people with dementia.
She has a master’s in counseling psychology and a doctorate in therapeutic counseling. In addition, Deborah has obtained the following credentials:
Mental Health First Aid – National Council for Behavioral Health