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Peter Gotzsche's website: http://www.deadlymedicines.dk
Peter Gøtzsche on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_C._Gøtzsche
Peter Gøtzsche’s book Deadly Medicines and Organised Crime: How Big Pharma Has Corrupted Healthcare: https://amzn.to/2riJVJg
A film about the successful Finnish treatment for psychosis called “Open Dialogue” which minimizes the use of antipsychotics: https://youtu.be/HDVhZHJagfQ
Mad in America provides a thorough overview of antipsychotics and provides links to research studies regarding the risks and benefits of the drugs. It can be found here: https://www.madinamerica.com/drug-info-antipsychotics-schizophrenia/
NAMI says that 1 in 4 people taking antipsychotics will experience tardive dyskinesia: https://www.nami.org/Learn-More/Mental-Health-Conditions/Related-Conditions/Tardive-Dyskinesia
The UN condemns forced psych treatment as “constituting torture”: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/un-human-rights-council-condemns-forced-psychiatric-practices-300714249.html
Examples of antipsychotics (also known as neuroleptics) include: aripiprazole (Abilify), clozapine (Clozaril), lurasidone (Latuda), olanzapine (Zyprexa), quetiapine (Seroquel), risperidone (Risperdal), ziprasidone (Geodon), Chlorpromazine, (Thorazine), and Haloperidol (Haldol).
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Note: This video does not constitute medical advice. Stopping psychiatric drugs, especially abruptly, can be dangerous, as withdrawal effects may be severe, disabling or even life-threatening.
Video edited by Daniel Mackler