Articles related to antipsychotics
Overview of Antipsychotic Medications for Bipolar Disorder
Psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions are common in bipolar I disorder, and antipsychotic medications are the standard treatment.
Antipsychotic medications - often prescribed for bipolar disorder ...
Antipsychotics are often prescribed for those with bipolar disorder (manic depression) to help control mania or alleviate psychotic features that can be present ...
Definition and List of Typical Antipsychotics - Bipolar Disorder
Typical antipsychotics were not called that until a new generation, name atypical antipsychotics, came out. They now have different uses for typical ones.
Antipsychotic Medications - Mental Health - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... Antipsychotic medications reduce the psychotic symptoms of schizophrenia and other mental illnesses, usually allowing a person to function ...
Atypical Antipsychotics - Mental Health - About.com
Mar 7, 2014 ... A number of new antipsychotic drugs (the so-called "atypical antipsychotics") have been introduced since 1990. The first of these, clozapine ...
Antipsychotic Medication - Increased Mortality Warning
Jun 15, 2014 ... Antipsychotic medications approved for use by the US Food and Drug Administration are required to carry a warning in a black box regarding ...
Antipsychotics for Borderline Personality Disorder
Jun 13, 2014 ... Although we now know that BPD does not share features with psychosis, research has shown that antipsychotic medication for borderline ...
A List of Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs Used to Treat Schizophrenia
Jun 14, 2014 ... These drugs, the atypical antipsychotics, have proven generally as effective as the antispychotics developed decades earlier, with fewer ...
Atypical Antipsychotics - Definition and List - Bipolar Disorder
Mar 7, 2014 ... Atypical antipsychotics are, quite simply, the newer class of medications designed to control psychotic symptoms of disorders like ...
Antipsychotic Medications for Treating Bipolar Mania and Hypomania
Apr 30, 2014 ... ... specific to mania or depression. Outlined here, are some specific examples of antipsychotics used in the management of symptoms for mania.