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Is it possible to treat brain damage caused by anti psychotics

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Treatment: There are no specific treatments for the brain damage caused by anti psychotics, most likely tardive dyskinesia, there are treatments that can control ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grant Linnell
23 years experience Radiology
Likely no: As you can imagine, this is a very general question without any details regarding the actual medication given, the medication effects, the patient's p ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Judith Tellerman
41 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychosis: If you are concerned about psychosis it would be good for you to see a Psychiatrist to find out how to balance your biological system better. A Clinic ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
brain damage: While severe brain damage might cause tachycardia this would be most unusual - tachycardia is mostly associated with issues in the heart or metabolic ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Brain Damage: While I respect the fact that you have symptoms and they are not pleasant, they are not necessarily from brain damage. Talk w/your doctor about getti ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
38 years experience Psychiatry
Depression: While dopamine blockers (eg antipsychotics) can cause flat moods, the atypical ones described can help depression esp when combined with antidepressan ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience Psychiatry
Several things: The most common would be lack of oxygen, head injury, infection or stroke or bleed (these lst two are rare unless there is a congenital problem).
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irina Vasilyeva
39 years experience Radiology
Responsible for: Because it innervates/regulates all the body systems
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Blixt
23 years experience Addiction Medicine
Not permanent: Brain damage is not the word i would use. Opiate addiction in general can cause long lasting changes to the brain. Suboxone is a type of opiate and co ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chaim Colen
18 years experience Neurosurgery
Inverse: Mental illness can be the result of established brain damage, usually not the other way around.

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