antipsychotic

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First-generation antipsychotics such as haloperidol, fluphenazine, and chlorpromazine were used by 2.
The adolescents were all managed in adult psychiatric wards, and the majority of patients were initiated on first-generation antipsychotics.
Until recently, only first-generation antipsychotics were available as long-acting injections.
Looking at differences between patients treated with first- and second-generation antipsychotics is more difficult, but there appears to be an increased association of diabetes with second-generation antipsychotics than with first-generation antipsychotics, although the data are mixed on this point.
Its investigators concluded that use of first-generation antipsychotics presented "no disadvantage," compared with the second generation.
Second-generation versus first-generation antipsychotic drugs for schizophrenia: A meta-analysis.
Other studies have demonstrated higher fasting and postprandial plasma glucose levels in patients treated with olanzapine or clozapine than those treated with first-generation antipsychotic medications, even when controlling for body weight.
Antipsychotic-induced tardive dyskinesia is a potentially irremediable and debilitating condition with the onset most commonly associated with the use of first-generation antipsychotics.
This randomized study compared the effectiveness of several second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs) to one of the first-generation antipsychotics (FGAs).
Shon and TMAP, charging that pharmaceutical companies donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to the development of the algorithms in an effort to promote the use of atypical antipsychotics over first-generation antipsychotics, even if clinicians might prefer using the older drugs.
While weight gain was associated with first-generation antipsychotics, data regarding other metabolic effects are not available.
5%), be taking first-generation antipsychotics (27% vs.
The older, first-generation antipsychotics in particular can cause symptoms similar to those in Parkinson's disease, including obvious tremors and involuntary body movements.
6% of the overall sample of children and adolescents also received first-generation antipsychotics (FGAs).
Some behavioral health leaders and government policymakers believe the first-phase results from the Clinical Antipsychotic Trials of Intervention Effectiveness (CATIE) justify a look back at first-generation antipsychotics ("typicals") as viable first-line treatments for schizophrenia.