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Antipsychotics common for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

06:30 EDT 23 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

Antipsychotic medication is frequently being prescribed to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), often without a psychiatric diagnosis, a new study conducted by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) has found.

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