Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not start antipsychotic medication for a first presentation of sustained psychotic symptoms in primary care unless it is done in consultation with a consultant psychiatrist.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not start antipsychotic medication for a first presentation of sustained psychotic symptoms in primary care unless it is done in consultation with a consultant psychiatrist.
Interventions:
Antipsychotic medication

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Psychosis and schizophrenia in adults (CG178)
Published date:
February 2014
Paragraph number:
1.3.2.1
Page number:
16

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