A Pilot Study of Risperidone, Olanzapine, and Haloperidol in Psychotic Youth: A Double-Blind, Randomized, 8-Week Trial

@article{Sikich2004APS,
  title={A Pilot Study of Risperidone, Olanzapine, and Haloperidol in Psychotic Youth: A Double-Blind, Randomized, 8-Week Trial},
  author={Linmarie Sikich and Robert M. Hamer and Robert A Bashford and Brian B. Sheitman and Jeffrey A. Lieberman},
  journal={Neuropsychopharmacology},
  year={2004},
  volume={29},
  pages={133-145}
}
This pilot study was undertaken to estimate the acute antipsychotic effect size and side effect propensity of risperidone and olanzapine in the pediatric population, in comparison to haloperidol, a conventional antipsychotic with established efficacy. Risperidone and olanzapine are widely used as first-line treatments to ameliorate psychotic symptoms in… CONTINUE READING