Alternative Medicine

Choline or lecithin (phosphatidyl-choline) may reverse drug induced tardive dyskinesia + enhance memory. 
6/2000 American Journal of Clinical Nutrition  
Eva Edelman in Natural Healing for Schizophrenia recommends manganese, vitamin B3 & choline or DMAE or lecithin  www.boragebooks.com   edelman@boragebooks.com
R Erdmann in The Amino Revolution suggests taurine & glycine plus a multivitamin. www.amazom.com
Vitamin E may help prevent deterioration of TD.   (Natural is always superior to synthetic vitamin E.) http://md.slolar.com -  2001
Ginkgo Biloba L. Family: Ginkgo-aceae - http://www.factsandcomparisons.com/common/pdf/RNPLL_websample_monogr.pdf - Mental disorders caused by schizophrenia - "Concurrent use of Ginkgo biloba and haloperidol may increase the efficacy and decrease extra-pyramidal adverse reactions of haloperidol...Patients (taking ginkgo biloba) also reported greater improvements on the Scale for the Assessment of Positive Symptoms than patients receiving olanzapine therapy alone.70"   http://www.factsandcomparisons.com/review-of-natural-products-loose-leaf.aspx
 (Be reminded that one can grow his own ginkgo tree & at times find the ginkgo tree in public areas.)
Medical Science
Breggin, Dr. Peter R @ Tardive Dyskinesia Resources Center | Psychiatric Drug Facts (breggin.com)
@ Peter R. Breggin M.D. | Psychiatric Drug Facts


Mary Jane Q Cross is a Newport, NH, USA artist who paints despite her tremor caused from medication.