Medication

Medication plays an important role in the treatment of and recovery from psychosis, including prevention of future episodes There are a variety of medications which target psychotic symptoms, as well as related anxiety and distress. Your prescriber will work with you to find what type of medication works best for you, including the:

  • timing
  • form,
  • and amounts

of medication you should take.

It is important to participate in on-going evaluation in case you develop side-effects (which can be distressing) or your medication and dosage become less effective.