Mild and Severe Signs of Tardive Dyskinesia

 

Tardive dyskinesia (TD) is estimated to affect at least 500,000 people in the U.S. within the next year. If affects those who use certain medications in the treatment of depression, epileptic seizures, anxiety, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, heartburn and even nausea. There are many medications associated with TD and the list of medications is extensive. Many people are not aware of the first signs of the disorder. The longer it goes undiagnoised, the more likely you are to develop an even more persistent and irreversible form of tardive dyskinesia.