Neuroleptic malignant syndrome precipitated by haloperidol following clozapine discontinuation
Mendhekar, D. N and Jiloha, R. C and Duggal, Harpreet S (2005) Neuroleptic malignant syndrome precipitated by haloperidol following clozapine discontinuation. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 39 (10). pp. 947-948. ISSN 0004-8674Full text for this resource is not available from the Research Repository.
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) has rarely been associated with discontinuation of atypical antipsychotics. We describe a case of NMS precipitated by a single dose of parenteral haloperidol in a patient who had abruptly discontinued clozapine.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||ResPubID16573, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, haloperidol, discontinued clozapine|
|Subjects:||FOR Classification > 1109 Neurosciences|
|Date Deposited:||20 Mar 2012 04:05|
|Last Modified:||09 Dec 2014 22:58|
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