clozapine Related Diseases & Conditions

Medications are used to manage a variety of conditions. Our doctors have compiled a list of ailments that the medication clozapine may be used to treat or manage.

  • Schizophrenia Schizophrenia is a disabling brain disorder that may cause hallucinations and delusions and affect a person's ability to...learn more »
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    • Schizophrenia facts
    • What is the definition of schizophrenia?
    • How common is schizophrenia in children?
    • What is the history of schizophrenia?
    • What are schizophrenia causes? Is schizophrenia hereditary?
    • What are schizophrenia symptoms and signs?
    • How do health-care professionals diagnose schizophrenia? Are there particular tests that detect schizophrenia?
    • What are treatments for schizophrenia and the side effects of those treatments?
    • What are potential complications of schizophrenia? What is the prognosis for schizophrenia?
    • What research is being done on schizophrenia?
    • Where can people get more information about schizophrenia? How can people find a support group, specialists who treat the illness, or other assistance for schizophrenia?
  • Psychotic Disorders Psychotic disorders are a group of serious illnesses that affect the mind. Different types of psychotic disorders include...learn more »
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    • Psychotic disorder facts
    • What are the different types of psychotic disorders?
    • How common are psychotic disorders?
    • What are causes and risk factors for psychotic disorders in children, teenagers, and adults?
    • What are psychotic disorder symptoms and signs?
    • How do health-care professionals diagnose psychotic disorders?
    • What are the treatments for psychotic disorders?
    • What are potential complications of medications used to treat psychotic disorders?
    • Is it possible to treat psychotic disorders without medication?
    • What are complications and the prognosis of psychotic disorders?
    • Is it possible to prevent psychotic disorders?
    • Where can people find additional information about psychotic disorders or specialists who treat it?
  • Mental Illness Mental illness is any disease or condition affecting the brain that influence the way a person thinks, feels, behaves, and/or...learn more »
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    • What causes mental illness?
    • Can mental illness be prevented?
    • How common is mental illness?
    • How is mental illness treated?
    • What is the prognosis for people with mental illness?
  • Mental Illness in Children About 5 million children and adolescents in the U.S. suffer from a serious mental illness such as eating disorders, anxiety...learn more »
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    • Mental illness in children facts
    • What are the most common mental illnesses in children?
    • What are causes and risk factors for mental illness in children?
    • What are symptoms and signs of mental illness in children?
    • How is mental illness in children diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for mental illness in children?
    • What is the prognosis of mental illness in children?
    • Can mental illness in children be prevented?
    • What research is being done on mental illness in children?
    • Where can parents find information or support groups for mental illness in children?
  • Postpartum Depression Postpartum depression is a form of depression that occurs within a year after delivery. It is thought that rapid hormone changes...learn more »
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    • Postpartum depression facts
    • What is postpartum depression? Are there different types of postpartum depression?
    • What are causes and risk factors for postpartum depression?
    • What are postpartum depression symptoms and signs?
    • How is postpartum depression diagnosed?
    • What are the treatments for postpartum depression?
    • What is the prognosis of postpartum depression?
    • Can postpartum depression be prevented?
    • Where can people get more information about postpartum depression?
    • Where can people get support for postpartum depression?
    • What research is being done on postpartum depression?
  • Mental Health Mental health is an optimal way of thinking, relating to others, and feeling. All of the diagnosable mental disorders fall under...learn more »
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    • Mental health and mental illness facts
    • What is mental health?
    • What is mental illness?
    • What are common types of mental illness?
    • What are the causes and risk factors for mental illness?
    • What are symptoms and signs of mental illness?
    • How is mental illness diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for a mental health problem?
    • Can mental health disorders be prevented?
    • What is the prognosis for mental-health problems?
    • Where can people get support for mental health disorders?
    • Where can people get more information about mental illnesses?
  • Brief Psychotic Disorder Brief psychotic disorder is a short-term mental illness that features psychotic symptoms. There are three forms of brief...learn more »
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    • Brief psychotic disorder facts
    • What is a brief psychotic disorder?
    • What are causes and risk factors for brief psychotic disorder?
    • What are brief psychotic disorder symptoms and signs?
    • How do physicians diagnose brief psychotic disorder?
    • What is the treatment for brief psychotic disorder?
    • What are complications of brief psychotic disorder?
    • What is the prognosis of brief psychotic disorder?
    • Is it possible to prevent brief psychotic disorder?
    • Where can people get more information on brief psychotic disorder?
  • Schizotypal Personality Disorder Schizotypal personality disorder is characterized by odd behaviors, feelings, perceptions, and ways of relating to others that...learn more »
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    Schizotypal Personality Disorder Article
    • Schizotypal personality disorder facts
    • What is schizotypal personality disorder?
    • What are causes and risk factors for schizotypal personality disorder?
    • What are schizotypal personality disorder symptoms and signs?
    • What tests diagnose schizotypal personality disorder?
    • What is the treatment for schizotypal personality disorder?
    • What are complications of schizotypal personality disorder? What is the prognosis of schizotypal personality disorder?
    • Is it possible to prevent schizotypal personality disorder?
    • Where can people get more information on schizotypal personality disorder?