International Journal of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Vol. 3, Issue 2, Part A (2021)

Psychopharmacology of schizophrenia


C Lalasa, S Nazneen Sultana and D Hepcy Kalarani


The revolution in psychopharmacology and biological psychiatry started by the introduction of chlorpromazine provided the first effective treatment for schizophrenia, as well as ideas and evidence about the pathophysiology of the illness. Brain imaging studies of receptor densities in young adults and children, or in patients with first-episode schizophrenia may be helpful in identifying early vulnerability factors.

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How to cite this article:
C Lalasa, S Nazneen Sultana and D Hepcy Kalarani. Psychopharmacology of schizophrenia. Int. J. Pharmacognosy Pharm. Sci. 2021;3(2):28-30. DOI: 10.33545/27067009.2021.v3.i2a.88
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