Adverse Effects of Antipsychotics

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Presenter:
Dr Maxine Patel
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, IOPPN-KCL

Updated: Wednesday, 4th September 2019
Last Checked: Wednesday, 4th September 2019 Current

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I’m going to give you a bit of overview and context. I’m going to focus in on some of the more topical aspects, and these will be hyperprolactinaemia, metabolic factors and mortality, but I will touch briefly on some of the other side effects.

MCQs provided by Dr Toby Pillinger, KCL.

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Overview and context

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Hyperprolactinaemia

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Other side effects: EPS/ Sedation/ QTc / VTE

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Metabolic: switching antipsychotics, metformin, nutrition

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Mortality and antipsychotic related fatal poisonings

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Conclusion

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