Haloperidol, perphenazine and chlorpromazine are commonly prescribed conventional, or typical, antipsychotics, used to treat schizophrenia, and risperidone, ziprasidone, paliperidone and olanzapine are newer, atypical an... More »

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Antipsychotic medications clozapine and haloperidol treat the hallucinations, delusions and agitation of schizophrenia, while the mood stabilizer lithium is effective for treating bipolar disorder, according to the Natio... More »

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Typical antipsychotic medications treat schizophrenia and schizophrenia-related disorders, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. Thorazine and Haldol are antipsychotic medications developed and used for t... More »

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A care plan for schizophrenia typically involves anti-psychotic medications to reduce the symptoms of the mental illness, as well as psychosocial treatments, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. Other tr... More »

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The National Institute of Mental Health explains that there are two main types of medication for panic attacks: antidepressants and anti-anxiety medication. Antidepressants improve panic-related symptoms in the long term... More »

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Antipsychotics are medications prescribed for treating mental illnesses, such as bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, anxiety and depression. They block a neurotransmitter known as dopamine in the brain, says Everyday Health... More »

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Treatment options for post traumatic stress disorder include group or individual psychotherapy and medications, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. There are a number of branches of psychotherapy that a... More »

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