Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment by Xenia Anastassion-Hadjicharalambous

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The atypical drug Clozapine has been found helpful for at least half of those youngsters who do not respond to other medication. In few cases, psychotic symptoms show substantial remission. However, despite the significant treatment outcomes of antipsychotic drugs children may be more susceptible than adults to the toxic effects of this medication. For instance, about one third of psychotic youngsters that are prescribed with Clozapine discontinue its’ use it because of its’ side effects and the serious risks that Clozapine carries.

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