Year : 2013  |  Volume : 55  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 290--292

A case of Zolpidem dependence successfully detoxified with gabapentin


Wenona H Fernandes, Yvonne Da Silva Pereira, Salvador O' Tereza 
 Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Bambolim, Goa, India

Correspondence Address:
Wenona H Fernandes
Senior Resident, Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Bambolim, Goa
India

An elderly female patient with Zolpidem dependence, who was successfully detoxified using Gabapentin is reported. Gabapentin may be considered as an alternative in the detoxification of non-benzodiazepine hypnotics.


How to cite this article:
Fernandes WH, Pereira YD, O' Tereza S. A case of Zolpidem dependence successfully detoxified with gabapentin.Indian J Psychiatry 2013;55:290-292


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Fernandes WH, Pereira YD, O' Tereza S. A case of Zolpidem dependence successfully detoxified with gabapentin. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 2013 [cited 2021 Sep 24 ];55:290-292
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