Antipsychotic Use and Stroke: A Retrospective Comparative Study in a Non-Elderly Population

Basic Details
Date
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Type
Publication
Description

This work evaluated stroke risk among users of typical antipsychotics compared to users of atypical antipsychotics in a non-elderly and non-demented US population. New users of antipsychotics aged 18-64 years without dementia were identified via electronic health care data from 13 health plans participating in the Sentinel System from January 2001 to September 2015. 

Author(s)

Lockwood G. Taylor, Genna Panucci, Andrew D. Mosholder, Sengwee Toh, Ting-Ying Huang