Latest Aripiprazole Stories

2011-05-04 12:37:49

The evidence base for the prescribing of aripiprazole in maintenance treatment of bipolar disorder is limited to a single trial, sponsored by the manufacturer of aripiprazole.

2011-01-10 08:54:23

Top-selling drugs, known as atypical antipsychotic medications, lack evidence that they’ll actually be beneficial, according to a new study.

2011-01-07 08:45:00

Researchers have found that many people currently using a specific type of antipsychotic medication are doing so for a condition that the drug has not yet been proven effective in treating.

2010-04-12 07:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that surveyed psychiatrists say that the decrease in severity of manic symptoms is the attribute that most influences their prescribing decisions in bipolar mania.

2010-01-04 16:21:16

Despite government warnings and professional recommendations about diabetes risks associated with second-generation antipsychotic drugs, fewer than one-third of Medicaid patients who are treated with these medications undergo tests of blood glucose or lipid levels.

2009-10-29 12:41:05

A new study has shown that antipsychotic drugs may be linked to weight gain in kids.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").