Our partner

PTSD Treatment In Veterans

Open Discussions about Combat Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

PTSD Treatment In Veterans

Postby lindiA » Mon Aug 08, 2011 5:39 am

Just thought i should share with you guys the latest news about PTSD that's apparently been experiencing by US Veterans.

United States veteran health care is currently in a labyrinth of inadequacy. Add to this the fact that some crucial medications do not work, as reported by a brand new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. According to the study, probably the most widely prescribed Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) narcotics are no more useful than placebos at curing the condition, yet still have severe side effects like weight gain and exhaustion.

Article Source: Antipsychotics fail to alleviate PTSD symptoms in veterans

I'm really concerned about the hazardous effects of these so called drugs.This case should be taken seriously, considering the fact that US Veterans are fighting for a cause, and their health should be prioritized in any way possible.
Consumer 0
Consumer 0
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon Aug 08, 2011 5:36 am
Local time: Thu May 13, 2021 11:25 am
Blog: View Blog (0)


Re: PTSD Treatment In Veterans

Postby CrackedGirl » Mon Aug 08, 2011 7:42 am

Lindi I have moved your post to Combat PTSD.

So long and thanks for all the fish

Now we are out of the sea and we're keeping away from the sharks

We don't delete posts on demand

The Rules

When all else fails, hug the CAT

Obey The Moderator

Consumer 6
Consumer 6
Posts: 51410
Joined: Sun Jul 18, 2010 6:51 pm
Local time: Thu May 13, 2021 12:25 pm
Blog: View Blog (177)

Return to Combat Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Related articles
    Last post

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest