My Mother (78 Years OLd) suffering from Cerebral Haemorragewas prescribed Rivotril 1.0 mg and Oleanz 0.5. But she is having no sleep at all. What is the cause?

Question (Posted on :  07 May 2009 )


My Mother (78 Years OLd) suffering from Cerebral Haemorragewas prescribed Rivotril 1.0 mg and Oleanz 0.5. But she is having no sleep at all. What is the cause?

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 16 May 2009 )


Rivotril (clonazepam)and Oleanz (Olanzapine) should help relieve the anxiety and get her some sleep. Has there been an MRI and did she have any fits following the hemorrahage ?


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