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  • Antipsychotics Have Side Effects, Limited Value in Pediatric Psychosis For children and adolescents with first-episode psychosis, the second generation antipsychotics quetiapine extended release and aripiprazole have equivalent efficacy, but different side effect profiles, according to a head-to-head comparison.
  • U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Threatens Massive Talc Litigation Johnson and Johnson is seizing upon a U.S. Supreme Court ruling from Monday limiting where injury lawsuits can be filed to fight off claims it failed to warn women that talcum powder could cause ovarian cancer.

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