On Schizophrenia and New Generation Drugs

Meltzer presents an informative review of antipsychotic drug action and serotonin (Meltzer 1999). However, his conclusion that new generation drugs with serotonin antagonism are efficacious for the primary negative symptoms of schizophrenia contrasts with our view (Carpenter 1995; Carpenter et al. 1995) and merits further consideration. It is important to… (More)