and sleep disorders. ... In contrast, other medications are known to exacerbate mood disorders and should be avoided in these patients.
For some patients, the drugs approved for Alzheimer's disease may not effectively control other symptoms, such as sleep disturbances, anxiety, depression, and agitation. ... When needed, melatonin or trazadone can be safely prescribed for sleep disorders,
hyperactivity and obsessive-compulsive tendencies to sleep disorders, he said. ... Lindner Center for Autism & Developmental Disorders at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System.