antipsychotic agent

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29) To address these conditions, medications such as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and anxiolytics can be used simultaneously with antipsychotic agents.
It also attempted to identify the factors that might influence psychiatrists' preference for certain antipsychotic agents.
Patients with other psychiatry diseases, any medical diseases like hypertension, diabetes, thyroid diseases, those having electroconvulsive therapy (ETC), or treatment with medications except antipsychotic agents were excluded.
Diabetic ketoacidosis is one of a spectrum of metabolic disorders that have been linked to the use of atypical antipsychotic agents (2,3).
Our antipsychotic agent ABILIFY has provided us with an opportunity to work closely with Bristol-Myers Squibb, and we are pleased to enhance this partnership and take on responsibility for the development and commercialization of saxagliptin in Japan.
If symptoms develop during the first trimester, these women may be able to avoid using a mood stabilizer by treating some of the more troubling symptoms, such as irritability, insomnia, and hypomania, with an antipsychotic agent such as haloperidol or perphenazine.
INDIANAPOLIS--Zyprexa has been approved as a longterm schizophrenia therapy and for maintenance of treatment response, making it the first atypical antipsychotic agent to receive the indication.
Clozapine (Clozaril), the only atypical antipsychotic agent currently marketed in the United States, has been found to be beneficial to some patients who have not responded to treatment with traditional antipsychotic medications or could not tolerate traditional antipsychotic medication because of severe side effects.
The lowest mortality was observed in patients on a second-generation long-acting injectable (LAI) antipsychotic agent.
VIENNA -- Antipsychotic-naive children and adolescents are at greater risk for clinically significant weight gain during their first 6 months on a second-generation antipsychotic agent than adults, Covadonga M.
In 2005, the atypical antipsychotic agent quetiapine became the first agent approved as monotherapy for bipolar depression.
18,19) Following them is critical, as both the initiation of an antipsychotic agent and any change in regimen can lead to the development--or exacerbation--of a number of diseases.
2% of subjects were on an antipsychotic agent, compared with 1.