New anti-psychotic drugs may double heart risk Article
Posted Jan 14 2009 5:00pm
New anti-psychotic drugs may double heart risk
Study: Meds for schizophrenia, biopolar disorder up chance of cardiac death
NEW YORK - Newer anti-psychotic drugs are no safer than older ones for the risk of suddenly dying from a heart problem, says a study that finds they roughly double that hazard.
The older drugs had already been linked to an increased chance of sudden cardiac death, in which