The Carlat Psychiatry Podcast

The Carlat Psychiatry Podcast

Unusual Medication Effects from 2021

January 03, 2022

In 2021 we uncovered some paradoxical effects of medications, including meds that can both cause and treat OCD (antipsychotics), depression (benzodiazepines and antidepressants), and cognitive problems (stimulants and anti-dementia medications).

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Published On: 01/03/2022

Duration: 16 minutes, 0 seconds

Referenced Articles: 

Stimulants and Creativity,”The Carlat Psychiatry Report, February 2021

Brexpiprazole Ineffective in Mania,” The Carlat Psychiatry Report, October 2021

The Schizophrenia-OCD Overlap,” The Carlat Psychiatry Report, October 2021

Chris Aiken, MD, and Kellie Newsome, PMHNP, have disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.