Study explains why antipsychotic medications lead to weight gain, promote metabolic syndrome

Why do patients who receive antipsychotic medications to manage schizophrenia and bipolar disorder quickly gain weight and develop prediabetes and hyperinsulemia? The question remained a mystery for decades, but in a paper published today in Translational Psychiatry, researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine finally cracked the enigma. Antipsychotic drugs, scientists showed, not only block dopamine signaling in […]

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Nocdurna

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. NOCDURNA® (DESMOPRESSIN) SUBLINGUAL WAFERS Sublingual Wafers desmopressin (as desmopressin acetate) Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about NOCDURNA. It does not contain all the available information.It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. All […]

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