Title

Do antipsychotics increase diabetes risk in children and adolescents?

Publication Date

2015

Journal Title

Expert Opin Drug Saf

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Glucose dysregulation and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) are feared antipsychotic drug adverse effects. Despite increasing utilization, data about antipsychotic risk of T2DM in youth are scarce. AREAS COVERED: We conducted a systematic PubMed/MEDLINE search until 15 May 2014 focusing on studies with >/= 20 youths aged

Volume Number

14

Issue Number

2

Pages

219-41

Document Type

Article

EPub Date

2014/12/07

Status

Faculty

Facility

School of Medicine

Primary Department

Psychiatry

Additional Departments

Molecular Medicine

PMID

25480466

DOI

10.1517/14740338.2015.979150