Explains what antipsychotics are used for, how the medication works, possible side effects and information about withdrawal.
Information and support for people affected by bipolar disorder, hypomania and mania. Offers a telephone peer support line, and an online peer support community.
Information and support for people who hear voices or have other unshared perceptions, including local support groups.
Regulates medicines in the UK and runs the Yellow Card scheme for reporting side effects.
Information and support for people who experience paranoid thoughts.
Produces guidelines on best practice in healthcare.
Professional body for psychiatrists. Includes information about mental health problems and treatments.
This information was published in September 2020. We will revise it in 2023.
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