Meta-Analysis: Comparative Efficacy and Safety of ADHD Medication
August 17, 2018   

A recent meta-analysis compared the efficacy and tolerability of oral medications for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder...
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FDA Does Not Approve Sublingual Buprenorphine Spray for Pain
August 13, 2018   

The FDA has opted not to approve a new formulation of the opioid medication...
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FDA Approves Once-Monthly Risperidone Injection
August 10, 2018   

A once-a-month, subcutaneous formulation of the atypical antipsychotic risperidone (called Perseris®) has now been approved...
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Tentative Hope for an Anti-amyloid Antibody
August 3, 2018   

With no effective agent yet available for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease (AD), Phase 2b clinical trial results for a novel agent (BAN2401) have recently offered tentative hope...
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Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in US Veterans With Treatment-Resistant Depression
July 21, 2018   

A recent study examined the effect of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on US veterans with treatment-resistant major depression...
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New Injectable Formulation of Aripiprazole Approved
July 16, 2018   

The FDA has now approved a NanoCrystal® injectable formulation of the atypical antipsychotic aripiprazole (Alkermes' Aristada Initio) for the treatment of schizophrenia in adults...
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Lithium Use During Pregnancy and Maternal and Infant Outcomes
July 13, 2018   

Lithium is a staple and highly effective medication for the treatment of bipolar disorder; however, past data have indicated somewhat mixed data regarding the teratogenic effects of lithium use during pregnancy...
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Stress and Neurodevelopment
July 11, 2018   

Researchers studied 37 individuals from early childhood through adolescence and examined the impact of negative life events and negative social experiences on brain development...
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FDA Approves First Cannabis-Derived Medication
July 3, 2018   

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first cannabis-based medicine to treat drug resistant childhood epilepsies...
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Novel Approach to Treating Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
June 27, 2018   

A novel approach to the treatment of combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (cr-PTSD) could play a significant role in helping British veterans overcome PTSD, a new Cardiff University research project suggests...
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