News related to Clozaril (Clozapine) and/or conditions it is approved for
Clozapine shows better efficacy in children with schizophrenia than in adults
Source: Schizophrenia News From Medical News Today [2016.07.13]
Childhood-onset schizophrenia is a rare, severe, and difficult to treat form of the disease, but a new study suggests that children show a stronger response to clozapine than to other antipsychotic...
Source: MedicineNet Biorhythms Specialty [2016.09.02]
Title: ICU Psychosis
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/10/1998 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Psychosis associated with low levels of physical activity
Source: Schizophrenia News From Medical News Today [2016.08.26]
A large international study of more than 200,000 people in nearly 50 countries has revealed that people with psychosis engage in low levels of physical activity, and men with psychosis are over two...
Longer duration of untreated childhood schizophrenia-spectrum psychosis predicts poorer outcomes
Source: Schizophrenia News From Medical News Today [2016.08.04]
A review of 35 studies of early-onset schizophrenia-spectrum psychosis (EOS) identified the most common psychotic symptoms and the disorders that most often co-occur in children and adolescents...
Stress hormone link with psychosis
Source: Schizophrenia News From Medical News Today [2016.06.03]
JCU Associate Professor Zoltan Sarnyai said it was the first meta-analysis study to compare the level of cortisol in a waking patient's body with the stage of schizophrenia they are suffering.
Cannabis use linked to worse treatment outcomes for psychosis patients
Source: Bipolar News From Medical News Today [2016.03.04]
Treatment for a first episode of psychosis may be more likely to fail if a patient uses cannabis, suggests a new study that found higher hospital admissions among such patients.
Psychosis Plus Pot a Bad Mix: Study
Source: MedicineNet clozapine Specialty [2016.03.04]
Title: Psychosis Plus Pot a Bad Mix: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 3/3/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/4/2016 12:00:00 AM
Study shows low vitamin D levels are associated with increased negative and depressive symptoms in psychotic disorders
Source: Nutrition / Diet News From Medical News Today [2016.10.20]
New research presented at this year's International Early Psychosis Association (IEPA) meeting in Milan, Italy (20-22 October) shows that low vitamin D status is associated with increased negative...
In search of neurobiological factors for schizophrenia
Source: Schizophrenia News From Medical News Today [2016.08.11]
It is impossible to predict the onset of schizophrenic psychosis. If factors linked to a risk of psychosis can be identified, however, these may yield significant insights into its underlying...