Stopping over medication of people with a learning disability, autism or both (STOMP)

STOMP is a programme which is aiming to:

  • STop
  • Over
  • Medicating
  • People (with Learning Disabilities and/or Autism)

We should be regularly reviewing the use (and potential over use) of a range of medicines including:

  • Antidepressants
  • Antiepileptic’s
  • Anxiolytics (Benzodiazepines)
  • Mood Stabilisers
  • Stimulants

Find out more on STOMP here and download an easy to read leaflet here