Supersensitivity psychosis, which is frequently observed together with TD and is considered to have a similar etiology as TD, is a psychotic relapse phenomenon that occurs after the withdrawal of an antipsychotic drug
or rapid reduction of the drug dosage (4).
6% received at least one prescription for an atypical antipsychotic drug
between 2010 and 2012.
All patients considered poor responders who have had at least two adequate antipsychotic drug
trials with different agents were defined as TRS patients, according to the recommendations of the Schizophrenia Algorithm of the International Pharmacological Algorithm Project (5).
Treatment was linked with a significantly increased rate of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) at some time during follow-up for all eight antipsychotic drugs
studied in detail: haloperidol (Haldol).
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has intensified its efforts to reduce inappropriate antipsychotic drug
are used to treat schizophrenia and related disorders, acting on the central nervous system to modify neuronal function.
A team of researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine set out to discover what epigenetic factors, or external factors that influence gene expression, are involved in this treatment-resistance to atypical antipsychotic drugs
, the standard of care for schizophrenia.
Atypical antipsychotic drugs
(AADs) are the preferred and most effective treatments currently available for schizophrenia.
Randomized controlled trial of the effect on Quality of Life of second-vs first-generation antipsychotic drugs
in schizophrenia: Cost Utility of the Latest antipsychotic Drugs
in Schizophrenia Study (CUTLASS 1).
Because patients with schizophrenia also have higher rates of diabetes and high blood pressure and lower rates of high-density lipoproteins (HDL or "good" cholesterol), doctors need to carefully consider the patient's cardiovascular health when prescribing an antipsychotic drug
While the incidence of both obesity and diabetes is soaring among the general population, these conditions are more prevalent in patients with schizophrenia, even those who have no history of antipsychotic drug
Atypical antipsychotic drug
therapy for treatment resistant schizophrenia.
Dysphagia: Esophageal dysmotility and aspiration have been associated with antipsychotic drug
Those standards defined some situations where using more than one antipsychotic is scientifically validated: multiple failed attempts at single-drug treatment, adjusting doses to work toward single-drug therapy, or to augment the effects of the antipsychotic drug
0002), and those on a second-generation antipsychotic drug
had a 3.