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Antipsychotics Episodes

The Antipsychotics Weigh In [60 Sec Psych]

September 23, 2020 | Podcasts

When it comes to weight gain on antipsychotics, most of what we know is from industry sponsored trials, and most of them were done on Caucasian patients. Few of those studies compare the antipsychotics side by side, which leaves us guessing as to how they compare across side effects. This study changes that. [Link] Published On: 9/23/2020 Duration:

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What Patients Are Saying About Antipsychotic [60 Sec Psych]

September 9, 2020 | Podcasts

In the early 1990’s, half of US patients with bipolar disorder took lithium. Now it’s closer to 15%, and the use of antipsychotics has more than doubled to fill the gap. A new survey reveals what patients think about these newcomers. [Link] Published On: 9/9/2020 Duration: 2 minutes, 49 seconds Transcript: In the early 1990’s, half of US p

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Meds for Anorexia [60 Sec Psych]

June 3, 2020 | Podcasts

People with anorexia usually don’t want to take medications, but does pharmacotherapy even work? Not at all, concludes Emanuele Cassioli and colleagues in this new meta-analysis. [Link] Published On: 6/2/2020 Duration: 1 minute, 51 seconds Transcript: People with anorexia usually don’t want to take medications, but does pharmacothera

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