Effects of olanzapine and risperidone on metabolic factors in children and adolescents: a retrospective evaluation.

@article{Khan2009EffectsOO,
  title={Effects of olanzapine and risperidone on metabolic factors in children and adolescents: a retrospective evaluation.},
  author={Rais A Khan and Lisa Mican and Brandon Suehs},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric practice},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 4},
  pages={320-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the effects of olanzapine and risperidone on metabolic factors in children and adolescents admitted to an inpatient psychiatric hospital. METHODS The study was a retrospective chart review of hospitalized patients younger than 18 years of age treated with olanzapine or risperidone. Data collected from medical charts were analyzed to assess weight gain, lipid profiles, blood pressure, and glucose levels in patients prescribed olanzapine or risperidone. RESULTS A total of… CONTINUE READING
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