January 4, 2021 at 1:40 pm

Akathisia in the News

It’s good to see akathisia in the news and also very important to note that akathisia can cause psychiatric symptoms. The presence of akathisia often leads “physicians to inappropriately increase agents such as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)…”

The cause of akathisia must first be identified, and initial treatment must be directed at that cause. Read the full article at https://www.gilmorehealth.com/akathisia-latest-facts-risk-factors-symptoms-and-treatment/