Let’s put clozapine in perspective

https://www.bmj.com/content/363/bmj.k5421/rr

On the other hand, clozapine-induced severe constipation is not at all rare (2), despite assertions to the contrary (1); it is also more difficult to monitor in practice, and leads to a disproportionate share of preventable deaths.

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Clozapine, the last resort medication that sometimes becomes necessary.
Especially for those of us that are treatment resistant.

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The so called miracle drug?

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I got NMS while on clozapine. To be fair, I was also on seroquel and risperdal. I almost died. I thought about suing my doctor, but figured it was futile.

At least I won’t go back there. They’re not getting my money anymore.

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What is NMS? :face_with_raised_eyebrow::face_with_raised_eyebrow::face_with_raised_eyebrow: