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Could these food supplements help treat psychosis?

When added to standard early-stage treatment, certain food supplements may help to alleviate symptoms of psychotic illnesses such as schizophrenia.

Some food supplements, such as taurine, might help in the treatment of first-episode psychosis.

This was the conclusion of a systematic review of data from eight trials involving hundreds of young people who received treatment during the early stages of psychosis.

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What is a psychosis disorder?

Psychosis is a serious mental disorder characterized by thinking and emotions that are so impaired, that they indicate that the person experiencing them has lost contact with reality. People who are psychotic have false thoughts (delusions) and/or see or hear things that are not there (hallucinations).

Psychotic disorders are severe mental disorders that cause abnormal thinking and perceptions. People with psychoses  lose touch with reality. Two of the main symptoms are delusions and hallucinations.

The person experiencing psychosis may also have thoughts that are contrary to actual evidence. These thoughts are known as delusions. Some people with psychosis may also experience loss of motivation and social withdrawal.

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Textbook_of_Psychiatry/Psychotic_Disorders