Management of extrapyramidal side effects induced by neuroleptics

L. E. Tune, P. R. McHugh, J. T. Coyle

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This case report illustrates the types of acute neurologic side effects that can complicate the management of schizophrenic psychosis with neuroleptics. The patient also exemplifies the role of serum measurements of psychotropic drugs in the rational management of extrapyramidal side effects.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)149-153
Number of pages5
JournalJohns Hopkins Medical Journal
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1981

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  • General Medicine

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