Fewer Suicides After Antidepressive Treatment for Schizophrenia

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Antidepressive drugs reduce the mortality rate of schizophrenic patients, while treatment with benzodiazepines greatly increases it, especially as regards suicide. Giving several antipsychotics simultaneously, however, seems to have no effect at all. This according to a new study examining different drug combinations administered to patients with schizophrenia.

Karolinska Institutet Study Published by ScienceDaily

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/05/120508103943.htm

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