Amir I A Ahmed

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sleep disorders, nightmares, depression and anxiety in an elderly patient treated with low-dose metoprolol
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Rijnstate Hospital, Arnhem, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:646.e5-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Safety and pharmacokinetics of oral delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol in healthy older subjects: a randomized controlled trial
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, Vincent van Gogh Institute, Venray, The Netherlands Department of Geriatric Medicine and Radboud Alzheimer Centre, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:1475-82. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Neuropsychiatric adverse events of varenicline: a systematic review of published reports
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, Vincent van Gogh Institute for Psychiatry, Venray, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:55-62. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Severe depression and behavioral disturbance, an unusual presentation of intracerebral hemorrhage in a 78-year-old man
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:82.e11-3. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A man who wanted to commit suicide by hanging himself: an adverse effect of ciprofloxacin
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, GGZ Noord en Midden Limburg, 5803 AC, Venray, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:82.e5-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint A manic episode in a 64-year-old man: an adverse effect of varenicline
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, Vincent van Gogh Institute, RCG Venlo, 5912 BL Venlo, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:200.e9-200.e11. 2011

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Sleep disorders, nightmares, depression and anxiety in an elderly patient treated with low-dose metoprolol
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Rijnstate Hospital, Arnhem, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:646.e5-7. 2010
    ..This case illustrates not only the neuropsychiatric adverse reactions of beta-blockers, but also that diagnosis of these reactions can be easily missed in elderly patients...
  2. doi request reprint Safety and pharmacokinetics of oral delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol in healthy older subjects: a randomized controlled trial
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, Vincent van Gogh Institute, Venray, The Netherlands Department of Geriatric Medicine and Radboud Alzheimer Centre, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:1475-82. 2014
    ..Data on safety and effectiveness of THC in frail older persons are urgently required, as this population could benefit from the therapeutic applications of THC. ..
  3. doi request reprint Neuropsychiatric adverse events of varenicline: a systematic review of published reports
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, Vincent van Gogh Institute for Psychiatry, Venray, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:55-62. 2013
    ..Over the past years, the impact of varenicline in patients with mental illness has been debated as serious neuropsychiatric adverse events (AEs) have been reported with varenicline use...
  4. doi request reprint Severe depression and behavioral disturbance, an unusual presentation of intracerebral hemorrhage in a 78-year-old man
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:82.e11-3. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint A man who wanted to commit suicide by hanging himself: an adverse effect of ciprofloxacin
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, GGZ Noord en Midden Limburg, 5803 AC, Venray, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:82.e5-7. 2011
    ..In this case report, we describe a man who developed recurrent depression and suicidal ideation with a serious plan to commit suicide as definite adverse effect of ciprofloxacin, which had been prescribed for recurrent prostatitis...
  6. doi request reprint A manic episode in a 64-year-old man: an adverse effect of varenicline
    Amir I A Ahmed
    Department of Elderly, Vincent van Gogh Institute, RCG Venlo, 5912 BL Venlo, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:200.e9-200.e11. 2011
    ..This case demonstrates the importance of monitoring neuropsychiatric adverse drug reactions after the start of varenicline therapy in patients with a current or past history of mental illness...