is a anti psychotic a bandage to numb the pain we feel
Yes, and a damned good one.
i agree it kept my psychosis away, for 6 years
Unfortunately, they can only treat the symptoms of sz, not cure it. If they ever did get to a level where they could manipulate the brain like that it sure would raise a lot of philosophical and ethical questions.
i would say 9 in 10 people would say anti psychotic meds don’t reduce sytptoms because of igrogance
They DO numb the pain. I’m beginning to see the AP’s as something like street drugs.
@martinhersey1 there is billions of money involved
Yes. The pharmaceutical companies are No. 2 on the stock market, after the oil companies.
a fancy name for drug pushing
Olanzapine felt more like a force field / shield around my mind than like a pain pill. It kept all the ■■■■ out of my mind that had been constantly invading and tormenting me. Unfortunately it also made my cognition decline noticeably, and that was unbearable while trying to hold down a job.
Antipsychotics were primarily designed to take care of the Positive Symptoms, but do very little for the Negative Symptoms.
in fact most people don’t give a shite about us