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Blood pressure, heart rate, and anxiety in schizophrenia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17376539     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Anxiety may worsen outcome in psychotic disorders. We assessed anxiety in 44 acutely psychotic subjects and found a positive association with heart rate and blood pressure. Risperidone treatment reduced anxiety but increased heart rate. We concluded that anxiety may adversely affect cardiovascular status in schizophrenia, but the anxiolytic effect of risperidone is not straightforward.
Authors:
Mark H Townsend; Margaret B Baier; Jonathan E Becker; Mark A Ritchie
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2007-03-21
Journal Detail:
Title:  Psychiatry research     Volume:  151     ISSN:  0165-1781     ISO Abbreviation:  Psychiatry Res     Publication Date:  2007 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-04-30     Completed Date:  2007-08-09     Revised Date:  2008-04-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7911385     Medline TA:  Psychiatry Res     Country:  Ireland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  155-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
LSUHSC, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA. mtowns@lsuhsc.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Antipsychotic Agents / adverse effects,  therapeutic use
Anxiety / diagnosis*,  drug therapy,  psychology
Blood Pressure* / drug effects
Female
Heart Rate* / drug effects
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Risperidone / adverse effects,  therapeutic use
Schizophrenia / diagnosis*,  drug therapy
Schizophrenic Psychology*
Treatment Outcome
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antipsychotic Agents; 106266-06-2/Risperidone

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