In the acute schizophrenia
double-blind trials for the recommended dosage range of 2 to 4 mg, the discontinuation rates were lower overall for patients receiving brexpiprazole compared with placebo.
Since complaints of patients with acute schizophrenia
were often associated with positive symptoms and physical discomfort, improvement in positive and general psychopathological symptoms might be one of the important reasons why patients are motivated to adhere to the treatment in the acute phase of their illness.
Weiden and his colleagues found iloperidone to be just as effective as ziprasidone (Geodon) for the short-term treatment of acute schizophrenia
They also report that chronic schizophrenics experience predominantly subjective symptoms whereas those who experience depression in acute schizophrenia
are much more akin to primary major depression in their presentation.
Nicknamed Spider by his mother (Miranda Richardson), Dennis has been institutionalised with acute schizophrenia
for almost 20 years and despite now being on the road back to normality, he hasn't fully recovered from his illness.
Gates, 30, of High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, claims he developed acute schizophrenia
just days after being hypnotised at a McKenna stage show in 1994.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Lurasidone, a novel antipsychotic agent, appears to be safe and effective in acute schizophrenia
and at least as good as ziprasidone in stable outpatients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder, according to conclusions of several phase I and phase III clinical trials.
Results: The clinical depression seen in acute schizophrenia
and primary depression differed significantly from that seen in chronic schizophrenia.
Chris, 30, claims he suffered acute schizophrenia
as a result of being hypnotised by McKenna at the Swan Theatre in his home town of High Wycombe, Bucking-hamshire, four years ago and is suing the star for pounds 250,000.
Rapid improvement of acute schizophrenia
symptoms after intravenous sodium nitroprusside: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.