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In addition, affective disorders have been found to benefit from these agents Masan Indian J Psychol Med ; Didn't get the message? When controlled for gender, the comparison showed a significant difference between groups at week 1 but not at weeks 2 or 3. Information from the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. For one thing the ethics of giving healthy volunteers antipsychotics are dubious.
In light of the ever widening use of the atypicals, attention must now be focused on adverse reactions that may limit compliance with these agents.
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Try the new test version at https: As a result, actual mean olanzapine doses were 8. Key words Feeding laboratory.
He emphasized that this was an exploratory study intended to determine whether modafinil would have an effect on weight gain associated with olanzapine. He said a study geared toward proving modafinil would limit the weight gain associated with atypical anti-psychotics would need to be much longer -- several months at least -- as well as be conducted in actual patients.
Most were male as well, for unknown reasons. Roerig said that despite the study's small numbers and short duration, it showed a significant difference in weight-gain effects.
Online since 1 st November, Subjects with diabetes mellitus. Please check with a physician if you have health questions or concerns. None, Conflict of Interest: Subjects who are lactose intolerant. Modafinil possesses pharmacologic effects that could influence the weight gain associated with SGAs. Warning You have reached the maximum number of saved studies A must-read every morning.
These side effects can reduce compliance and have detrimental effects on patient's health over long term treatment.