Brauchli YB, Jick SS, Curtin F, Meier CR.
J Clin Psychopharmacol 2009;29:134-40.
Authors: Brauchli YB, Jick SS, Curtin F, Meier CR.
Title: J Clin Psychopharmacol 2009;29:134-40.
Reference: Lithium, antipsychotics, and risk of psoriasis
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Background: Observations in controlled trials and case reports have linked lithium exposure to induction or exacerbation of psoriasis. A causal relationship between lithium exposure and incident psoriasis has been questioned, and observational studies are lacking. METHODS: We conducted a case-control analysis using the United Kingdom-based General Practice Research Database to study the association between the use of lithium or antipsychotics and the risk of developing ...