UPDATE: A reader tells me that Fanapt is ALSO prescribed for autism spectrum disorders. I found this reference to it, but the manufacturer's web site doesn't mention it. Is this perhaps an off-label use?
UPDATE 2: This note from Regence Blue Shield concerning Fanapt and autism says:
There is limited evidence for the efficacy of pharmacotherapy in autistic disorder;UPDATE 3: The "uncle" turns out to be unrelated, and a well-known criminal.
however, SSRIs and atypical antipsychotics are used to alleviate some of the associated