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Biological Therapies in Psychiatry

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A schizophrenic patient has no interest in social contacts or vocational rehabilitation. His affect is flat, and he speaks very little and spends most of his day sitting in front of the TV, unwashed and unshaven. He has some chronic delusions of persecution, but these do not impact his functioning as much as the previous symptoms. Which of the following antipsychotics would be most appropriate to use in treating this patient? (LQ)



A Molindone
B Haloperidol decanoate

C Chlorpromazine
D Olanzapine

Ans. D Olanzapine

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