Risperidone-Associated Diabetes Mellitus in Children – (02-16-04)

Risperidone-Associated Diabetes Mellitus in Children

Speaking of psychoactive medication given to developing minds… I was unaware of the potential for development of diabetes in children taking Resperdal, but considering how much of an increased risk we have in our non-medicated children (as hard as they are becoming to find…), this should be a consideration with any script.

Pediatrics — Koller et al. 113 (2): 421 –

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