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ea0014p220 | (1) | ECE2007

Antipsychotic drugs and associated metabolic disorders

Melinda Kolcsár , Réka Nagy , Imre Nagy , Annamária László , Zoltán Kun Imre

Obesity is a major contributor to a range of metabolic disorders responsible for much of the medical morbidity and mortality. Increasing numbers of reports concerning not only obesity, but diabetes, hyperglycaemia and lipid dysregulation in patients treated with antipsychotics have raised concerns about a possible association between these metabolic effects and treatment with these medications. The objective of our study was to investigate the prevalence of obesity and other m...