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Experts Decry Dangerous Use of Antipsychotics in Children

In a featured article for Psychiatric Services, psychiatrists from Dartmouth raise the alarm on the increasing numbers of children prescribed dangerous antipsychotic drugs. Despite the fact that data on the safety of long-term use of these drugs in this vulnerable population ‚Äúdo not exist,‚ÄĚ the rate of children and adolescents being prescribed antipsychotic drugs have continued to increase over the past fifteen years.

‚ÄúControversial ‚ÄėFemale Viagra‚Äô Hits the Market, New Questions Arise‚ÄĚ

Despite concerns about the drug’s necessity, effectiveness, and side-effects, Flibanserin (Addyi) has come to market as the first drug designed to increase sexual desire in women