Aripiprazole for schizophrenia.

  title={Aripiprazole for schizophrenia.},
  author={Hany George El-sayeh and Carla Morganti},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Treatment of people with schizophrenia using older typical antipsychotic drugs such as haloperidol can be problematic. Many fail to respond and more experience disabling adverse effects. Aripiprazole is said to be one of a new generation of atypical antipsychotics with good antipsychotic properties and minimal adverse effects. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the effects of aripiprazole for people with schizophrenia and schizophrenia-like psychoses. SEARCH STRATEGY The reviewers searched… CONTINUE READING


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