The Medication Resource Centre provides information on antipsychotic and other psychotropic medications available in Ontario which are used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic illnesses. It includes general information on all medications approved by Health Canada as well as detailed information on specific medications.
The Medication Resource Centre is supported by Janssen Inc. (March 2012, updated May 2014, August 2016 December 2017, February 2019).
This document has been reviewed by people living with schizophrenia, family members and members of SSO’s Scientific Advisory Council Dr. Gary Remington, M.D., PhD, FRCPC and Dr. Tony P. George, M.D., FRCPC.
Note: SSO defines treatment holistically, including medical support community support and social support. Medication is just one part of the medical support piece and the overall care pathway in schizophrenia and psychotic illnesses.
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