About APRIL Charity DISCLAIMER
Adverse Psychiatric Reactions Information Link (APRIL), creates awareness and collates information about adverse psychiatric side effects of everyday medicines.
We invite you to submit details of your own experience - we do not disclose your name but may use the information to inform the health professionals who are often unaware of the extent of suffering due to ADRs.
Many drugs used for physical complaints can have an effect on our mood and behaviour.
Medicines for indigestion, acne, pain, infections, cholesterol, and anaesthetics may be implicated in serious mental changes: plus adverse reactions, or withdrawal symptoms caused by antidepressants, tranquilisers and other psychotropic drugs.
Please review these Golden Rules which were requested and provided by many of the speakers at our November 2008 conference. This rare advice from those with unique knowledge of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) is now on the web site. The link is in menu on lef