Schizophrenia Program

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Joshua L. Roffman, MD

  • Phone: 617-724-1920
Departments
Department of Psychiatry
Medical Education
MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Gender
Male
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Folate and vitamin B12 supplementation reduces disabling schizophrenia symptoms in patients with specific gene variants

Adding the dietary supplements folate and vitamin B12 to treatment with antipsychotic medication improved a core symptom component of schizophrenia in a study of more than 100 patients.

Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-724-1920
Fax: 617-726-4078