The need to create transformative medicines for people living with psychiatric and neurological...


An Empowered Patient Podcast at Medical and Pharma Insider (www.medicalandpharmainsider.com)


Dr. Stephen Brannan, Chief Medical Officer of Karuna Therapeutics discusses with Karen Jagoda, the need for creating and delivering transformative medicines for people living with psychiatric and neurological conditions particularly schizophrenia.


Pairing the muscarinic agonist with a pan-cholinergic antagonist that does not cross into the central nervous system, KarXT is mitigating the peripheral side effects like weight gain and sedation but still retaining the benefits from muscarinic agonist.

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