Thank you for posting your query.
is a chronic illness, requiring medications for a long period of time. Good thing is that the medicines used for treating schizophrenia are very safe and do not lead to any serious side effects.
So, if you are doing well and are not having any side effects, I would suggest you continue using the drugs.
is not recommended for treating schizophrenia.
I hope it answers your query.
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)