Antipsychotics

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Amisulpride: a new life for schizophrenia sufferers?

Several studies have examined the efficacy and adverse effects of amisulpride for patients with schizophrenia, and these studies have been included in several meta-analyses (including network meta-analyses). The results show that amisulpride cons ...

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No place for antipsychotics in the treatment of delirium in hospitalised patients?

For decades now, antipsychotics have been used to treat delirium, including the only agent authorised for this indication in the Netherlands, haloperidol. Once more, however, research has found no, or hardly any, scientific evidence for this trea ...

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Delirium among terminal patients

Delirium is a frequent problem among terminal patients. If non-medicinal measures are insufficiently effective, an obvious choice would appear to be the administration of antipsychotics like haloperidol and risperidone. Recent research, however, ...

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