Oxcarbazepine was associated with risks of newly developed hypothyroxinaemia and impaired central set point of thyroid homeostasis in schizophrenia patients

  title={Oxcarbazepine was associated with risks of newly developed hypothyroxinaemia and impaired central set point of thyroid homeostasis in schizophrenia patients},
  author={Desheng Zhai and Jinni Chen and Bao-Qiang Guo and Ravi Retnakaran and Songyin Gao and Xiang Yang Zhang and Wei Hao and Ruiling Zhang and Ying Zhao and Shi Wu Wen},
  journal={British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology},
  pages={2297 - 2305}
Hypothyroxinaemia might be easily ignored, because attention is typically paid to individuals with elevated thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH). In this study, we aimed to evaluate the association of oxcarbazepine use as adjuvant for treatment of schizophrenia with hypothyroxinaemia and central set point of thyroid homeostasis. 



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