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Use of antipsychotic drugs increases with age

By: Emily Lunardo | Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 09:00 AM
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More seniors are being prescribed antipsychotic drugs, even though no clinical psychiatric diagnoses have been made. Antipsychotic drugs can be beneficial in treating certain mental disorders, but the researchers found that in 2010 nearly one-third of seniors who were prescribed… Read More