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Potentially inappropriate use of antipsychotics in community-dwelling adults with dementia more common in those with low income
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    Inappropriate anti-psychotic use in low income countries

    Dear Editor,

    We read with interest the article on inappropriate antipsychotic use. The article brings forth an emerging problem. The increasing use off-label use of atypical antipsychotics has resulted in a growing number of safety alerts that were launched in the past few years by international regulatory agencies. Their usage in the elderly population further raises the possibility of harm. Illnesses like antipsy...

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