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is a chronic mental illness which requires long term regular medication. So, it is not advisable to stop or alter the medication on your own since it can cause a relapse of his symptoms. Regarding the side effect, they are most prominent during the first few weeks and gradually subside subsequently. If they are very troublesome, please take him to his psychiatrist
for a follow-up.
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- Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar