Elderly man hallucinates
Type of Spiritual Experience
A description of the experience
Clonidinehallucinations: description of a clinical case]. - [Article in Italian] - Campanella C, Salvini S, Casaldi S, Chiacchiararelli F, Serra A, Di Giacomo G.; Divisione di Medicina Generale, Azienda Ospedaliera RM H 6, Ospedali Riuniti di Anzio-Nettuno, Italia.
Authors report a case of hallucinations related to clonidine treatment in an elderly man with hypertension and renal failure. The symptoms appeared shortly after treatment is starting. The hallucinations disappeared after clonidine withdrawal. Implications for clinical practice are evocated.