Year: 2005 Source: Journal of Psychopharmacology, v.19, no.6, (2005), p.667-674 SIEC No: 20060462

Deaths due to poisoning involving antipsychotic drugs in England & Wales, were analysed by age, gender, intent, & agents involved. In about 60% of deaths, a verdict of suicide or an open verdict was recorded. Age-specific death rates were highest in those aged 30-39 & 40-49 years. Deaths rates in males were higher than in females.