Int J Clin Pract 2021 Jun 22:e14559. Epub 2021 Jun 22.
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Vinayaka Mission's College of Pharmacy, Vinayaka Mission's Research Foundation (Deemed to be University), Salem, 636008, Tamil Nadu, India.
Background: In the past two decades, there has been a profound increase in the incidence of metabolic disorders among the general population, and psychotropics are also said to play a major role in the development of metabolic syndrome.
Aim: Determining the prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome (MetS) and sexual dysfunction (SD) and their correlation in psychiatric patients treated with psychotropics in a tertiary care hospital in Salem region, Tamilnadu, India.
Materials And Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted in the psychiatric department of Vinayaka Mission's Medical College and Hospitals, Salem on patients (n=108) treated with psychotropics. Read More