Do antipsychotic drugs influence suicidal behavior in schizophrenia?

@article{Aguilar2007DoAD,
  title={Do antipsychotic drugs influence suicidal behavior in schizophrenia?},
  author={Eduardo Jes{\'u}s Aguilar and Samuel G. Siris},
  journal={Psychopharmacology bulletin},
  year={2007},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={128-42}
}
The literature concerning the net effect of antipsychotic medication on suicidality in patients with schizophrenia is not consistent. This review assesses this problem in the light of relevant research. MEDLINE was used to search for articles written in English from 1964 to 2006. Articles were classified according to the following three orientations: positive, negative, or null effect on suicidality. Several inconsistencies among the studies and methodological difficulties appeared and a… CONTINUE READING

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