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Antipsychotic Drugs May Have Some Risks, But Benefits Are Greater


Researchers at Columbia University say antipsychotic medications do not have negative long-term effects on patients with schizophrenia and other disorders. Antipsychotic medications are prescribed to alleviate psychosis and to prevent possible relapse. Concerns have been raised recently about possible toxic effects. Those effects could negatively impact long-term outcomes. Researchers at Columbia University say delaying or withholding treatment was associated with poorer long-term outcomes.

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