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FDA backs use of antipsychotics for children

A FDA panel has approved the use of Seroquel, an antipsychotic, in children and adolescents, stating that the drug was acceptably safe. Currently, the product is safe for use in adults, but the companies were seeking FDA approval to market the products in younger patients. Despite these approvals, Levin & Perconti blogged a couple months back about prevalent Seroquel side-effects, so be sure to research any drugs before taking them regularly.

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