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Brain and Nervous System

Treatments for anxiety

When anxiety becomes an illness there are medicines that can help

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Treatments for alcohol, drug and smoking addiction
Detox from alcohol, drugs or smoking and continued abstinence can be…
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Treatments for dementia
Do you have a loved one with an Alzheimer's diagnosis? We look at th…
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Treatments for epilepsy

Want to know more about the medicines that can help prevent fits?

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Treatments for insomnia
Severe sleeping problems can sometimes be helped with a prescription…
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Treatments for schizophrenia

Antipsychotic medicines can help sufferers lead a normal life

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Treatments for bipolar disorder

Find out how medicines are used to manage the highs and lows of this condition

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Treatments for depression

Pulling yourself together isn't helpful advice

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Treatments for multiple sclerosis

Medicines can improve quality of life for people with this degenerative disorder

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Treatments for Parkinson's disease

Medicines can improve quality of life for many people with this degenerative disease

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Modafinil (Provigil): for excessive sleepiness associated with narcolepsy

Everything you need to know about taking modanfinil

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Can I take other medicines with olanzapine?

Top tip - ask your pharmacist about olanzapine

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How do you take olanzapine?

With or without food? What if you forget a dose?

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What are the side effects of olanzapine?

We look at the common and rare side effects of olanzapine and what monitoring you might need

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What should I know about olanzapine?
Side effects to look out for, if you can drink or drive, when you might need extra monitoring and if it's safe while pregnant or breast…
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Olanzapine: uses, dosage, side-effects and warnings

Expert advice about taking olanzapine for schizophrenia or bipolar polar disorder

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Risperidone (Risperdal): an antipsychotic medicine

Everything you need to know about risperidone

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Temazepam: a benzodiazepine for insomnia and anxiety

Everything you need to know about temazepam

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Can I take other medicines with quetiapine?

Find out if it's OK to painkillers and what medicines to avoid while you're taking quetiapine

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Side effects of quetiapine

common side effects of quetiapine