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Accession Number PB2013-103104
Title Antipsychotic Medicines for Children and Teens: A Review of the Research for Parents and Caregivers.
Publication Date Aug 2012
Media Count 12p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This summary discusses using antipsychotic medicines to treat psychiatric conditions in children. It explains what medical research says about the benefits and possible side effects of these medicines when taken by children. This summary does not discuss other medicines to treat psychiatric conditions or non-medicine treatment options. It can help you talk with your childs doctor to decide if an antipsychotic medicine is right for your child.
Keywords Adolescents
Antipsychotic drugs
Children
Clinical studies
Medical research
Medicine
Mental disorders
Prescription drugs
Psychiatric conditions
Side effects
Treatment
Product Source: AHRQ

 
Source Agency National Center for Health Services Research
NTIS Subject Category 57Q - Pharmacology & Pharmacological Chemistry
57T - Psychiatry
57E - Clinical Medicine
Corporate Author Baylor Coll. of Medicine, Houston, TX.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1308
Contract Number N/A

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