Antipsychotics and newborns

Kondro, Wayne
August 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/9/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 11, pE721
Academic Journal
The article reports that Canada's Health Canada is following the U.S. lead and revised labelling requirements for a class of antipsychotic drugs being used during pregnancies.


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