From Nextgov: VA spent $717 million on a drug deemed as effective as a placebo

Studies raise questions about widespread use and high cost of anti-psychotic drugs to treat post-traumatic stress disorder.

Over the past decade, the Veterans Affairs Department spent $717 million for an anti-psychotic drug to treat post-traumatic stress disorder that a recent study shows is no more effective than a placebo.

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