My mom has dementia and I suspect Lewey Body Dementia, based on some of the reseach I have done. She has vivid visual hallucinations, delusions, and is very confused most of the time. She does know all her children and calls us by name. The doctor tried Risperdal, which made her hallucinations worse, as well as Cymbalta. She is currently in a nursing home and is sundowning (crying and doesn't sleep). The psychiatrist has tried Remeron, Trazadone, Klonopine (PRN), ambien and now wants to put her on Haldol. She is not aggressive or agitated she is just confused and doesn't sleep and cries. I absolutely refuse for her to be on Haldol and have suggested taking her off everything execpt heart and diabetic meds....any thoughts or suggestions?View Thread
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