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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Ruhrmann, S; Kissling, W; Lesch, OM; Schmauss, M; Seemann, U; Philipp, M 
Title:
Efficacy of flupentixol and risperidone in chronic schizophrenia with predominantly negative symptoms. 
Abstract:
The study investigated the non-inferiority of flupentixol compared to risperidone in the treatment of negative symptoms. In addition, the effects of flupentixol on mood and cognitive symptoms were explored. In a randomized, double-blind multicenter study, 144 non-acute schizophrenia patients with predominant negative symptoms were treated with a flexible dose of either flupentixol (4-12 mg/d) or risperidone (2-6 mg/d) for up to 25 weeks. In addition to a non-inferiority analysis, a principal com...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
31 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1012-22 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0278-5846 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie