The other 54 were on a psychostimulant plus an atypical antipsychotic agent
They analyzed prescription claims submitted for antipsychotic agents
over a 3-month period by patients aged 60 or older; of those claims, 11,546 were for conventional antipsychotics and 19,407 were for atypical antipsychotics.
Clozapine is widely viewed as a last-resort antipsychotic agent
, but it ought to be considered something more, Dr.
has acquired the worldwide rights to develop and commercialize iloperidone, Titan's proprietary antipsychotic agent
in Phase III clinical development for the treatment of schizophrenia and related disorders, from Novartis Pharma AG.
The prevailing second-tier strategy is to add mirtazapine (Remeron), buspirone (BuSpar), or an atypical antipsychotic agent
to the SSRI.
Seroquel XR is an atypical antipsychotic agent
indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
In poster presentations titled, "ACP-104 is a Unique Atypical Antipsychotic Agent
with M1 Muscarinic Activity" and "In Vivo Receptor Occupancy of ACP-104 and Clozapine," ACADIA researchers present new preclinical data on ACP-104, its novel drug candidate currently in Phase II development for the treatment of schizophrenia.
Although the condition is thought to occur more frequently with the use of high-potency conventional antipsychotics, NMS is a potential adverse effect of any antipsychotic agent
, including the newer atypical antipsychotics, Dr.
The resultant study is the first large-scale trial to assess divalproex in combination with an antipsychotic agent
in the treatment of schizophrenia.
Also garnering attention were open-label studies of headache prevention utilizing botulinum toxin type A injections, the antiepileptic agent topiramate, and the atypical antipsychotic agent
This effect was well characterized in the extensive clinical trials database and is reflected in the FDA's product labeling of Geodon, which suggests that physicians use their best judgment, based on the overall status of the patient, as to whether Geodon or another antipsychotic agent
be used first.
Ten mice received either an antipsychotic agent
Eight patients relapsed within their first 6 months off the second-generation antipsychotic agent
OPC; Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan; President: Tatsuo Higuchi; Phone: +81-3-3292-0021) announces the launch of an atypical antipsychotic agent
, Abilify(R) (development code: OPC-14597, nonproprietary name: aripiprazole), on June 8.
Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma") (Head Office: Osaka, Japan: President: Masayo Tada) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") (Head Office: Osaka, Japan: President and CEO: Christophe Weber) today jointly announced that their license agreement entered into in March 2011 ("Agreement") for the joint development and exclusive commercialization of pharmaceutical products containing lurasidone hydrochloride (Latuda), an atypical antipsychotic agent
, in Europe, will be terminated.