Clozapine-induced tardive dyskinesia: A case report


Ertugrul A. , DEMIR B.

PROGRESS IN NEURO-PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, vol.29, no.4, pp.633-635, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2005.01.014
  • Title of Journal : PROGRESS IN NEURO-PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.633-635

Abstract

Purpose: Clozapine is indicated in the treatment of patients with tardive dyskinesia. However, there have been some reports of movement disorders associated with clozapine treatment in the literature. The authors report a patient who developed tardive dyskinesia 1 year after initiation of clozapine treatment.