Test Your Knowledge: Schizophrenia

December 1, 2016

Which anticonvulsant has shown the most promise in quelling antipsychotic-induced weight gain? This question and more in our quiz.

A 5-Question Quiz.

 

Question 1:

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The correct answer is C. topiramate

For more information, see Is Topiramate a Mood Stabilizer?

 

Question 2.

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The correct answer is B. loxapine (Adasuve®)

For more information, see Alexza Announces U.S. Approval of ADASUVE® sNDA.

 

Question 3.

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The correct answer is B. 75%

For more information, see Auditory Hallucinations in Psychiatric Illness.

 

Question 4.

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The correct answer is A. nicotine

For more information, see Nicotine Dependence in Schizophrenia: Prevalence, Mechanisms, and Implications for Treatment.

 

Question 5.

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The correct answer is B. C-reactive protein ≥ 3 mg/L

For more information, see Metabolic Monitoring for Patients on Antipsychotic Medications.