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Do antipsychotic meds cause diabetes

Discussion in 'Prediabetes' started by muslimrose, Oct 14, 2016.

  1. muslimrose

    muslimrose Prediabetes · Member

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    I have mental and physical health problems and i take a number of medicines two being antiphychotics i read on the american diabetes site that these drugs can cause diabetes.
     
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    totsy Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi ,
    They can make you more likely to get diabetes so i was told when doing mental health studies
     
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    Curt12 Type 2 · Newbie

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    Yes I became diabetic cause of antiphyscotics . But it doesn't happen to everyone. What antiphyscotics you taking?
     
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    muslimrose Prediabetes · Member

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    Im taking olanzapine 15mg and Abilify 10mg
     
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