Lurasidone – “Special Article”

I noticed this “Special Article” published in the October edition of the British Journal of Psychiatry. It details a novel antipsychotic medication called Lurasidone  (trade name Latuda):

Lurasidone, Oct 2015

I would anticipate that this is the start of a programme to educate psychiatrists in the UK on this new drug.

I note from the ProPublica Searchable database that one of the authors of this “Special Article” has received payments from the drug’s manufacturers as below:

Leslie Citrome

2 Replies to “Lurasidone – “Special Article””

  1. You’d wonder how psychiatrists manage to function with the hand of pharma shoved so far up there?

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