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What evidence is there that not taking bipolar medications can damage your brain?

It is often stated serious metal illness if not treated can harm the brain development. What basis is there for this? Are there verifiable tests for such? Example for this: Usually, when we ...
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Dystonic Reaction and acute kidney failure

Dystonic reactions seem to be a common reaction on a lot of the antipsychotic drugs. Also kidney failure. Are these issues related in any way?
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Can zyprexa cause thinning of brain cortex

Aka olanzapine. It’s a commonly prescribed anti psychotic, I’ve seen written in a couple of places that it thins brain cortex ……..
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Is intravenous Haldol being phased out for something else?

Haldol has very high risk of extra pyramidal side effects and can result in even temporary kidney failure in extreme cases. With even these serious side effects in comparison to modern medications it ...
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