Polypharmacy for schizophrenia.

  title={Polypharmacy for schizophrenia.},
  author={Jacob S. Ballon and T. Scott Stroup},
  journal={Current opinion in psychiatry},
  volume={26 2},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Combining psychotropic medications is common for people diagnosed with schizophrenia facing a variety of clinical circumstances. This review provides an update on evidence regarding the effectiveness of polypharmacy approaches. RECENT FINDINGS Epidemiology studies have demonstrated that polypharmacy is extremely common, but evidence regarding all polypharmacy approaches for schizophrenia from randomized controlled trials remains scarce. Combinations of antipsychotic… CONTINUE READING
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