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Table 2 Antipsychotics prescribed on discharge

From: Antipsychotic prescribing for vulnerable populations: a clinical audit at an acute Australian mental health unit at two-time points

Class Route First AP Second AP Third AP
SGA   C1 C2 C1 C2 C1 C2
Amisulpride PO 2 5 2 5   
Aripiprazole LAI   1     
PO 4 10 2 1   
Asenapine PO 2    1   
Clozapine PO 17 13   2   
Olanzapine LAI 4    1   
PO 45 45 12 16   
Paliperidone LAI 18 34 3 7   
PO   1 1    
Quetiapine PO 39 31 6 7 2  
Rispiridone LAI 13 6 5 4   
PO 34 38 11 14   
Ziprasidone PO 3 1     
Subtotal IM 35 41 8 12   
  PO 146 144 34 46 2  
FGA C1 C2 C1 C2 C1 C2
Chlorpromazine PO 2 2 1 3 2  
Flupenthixol LAI 2 2 3 3   
Fluphenazine LAI     2   
Haloperidol LAI 2   1    
PO 2 1 1 1   
Zuclopenthixol LAI 11 10 5 6   
PO    2 1   
Subtotal IM 15 12 9 11   
  PO 4 3 4 5 2  
AP Total IM 50 53 17 23   
  PO 150 147 38 51 4  
TOTAL   200 200 55 74 4  
  1. SGA Second generation antipsychotic, FGA First generation antipsychotic, PO oral; LAI Long-acting injection, AP Antipsychotic, C1 Cohort 1, C2 Cohort 2