Mental health drugs and pregnancy: A doctor's takeShared by:
Globally, a lot of focus has been placed on assessing mental health as part of antenatal maternal health assessments. With this focus has come increased identification and diagnoses of psychiatric illnesses among pregnant and postpartum women. However, despite the widespread and increasing use of antipsychotics during pregnancy, most doctors continue to remain ill-informed about the potential dangers these drugs pose on the developing foetus. Here is one doctor's take on this.
29 Nov 2016 - General