Determining the optimal dose of haloperidol in first-episode psychosis.

@article{Oosthuizen2001DeterminingTO,
  title={Determining the optimal dose of haloperidol in first-episode psychosis.},
  author={Piet P. Oosthuizen and Robin Alexander Emsley and Jadri A Turner and Natasha Keyter},
  journal={Journal of psychopharmacology},
  year={2001},
  volume={15 4},
  pages={251-5}
}
Uncertainty exists as to the most appropriate dose of haloperidol in first-episode psychosis. This study set out to determine whether ultra-low doses of haloperidol could successfully treat patients with first-episode psychosis. Thirty-five patients with a first episode of psychosis were treated with haloperidol in an open label, fixed protocol over a 12… CONTINUE READING