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Emergencies related to psychotropic drug actions

Basant K. Puri and Ian H. Treasaden

in Emergencies in Psychiatry

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ISBN: 9780198530800
Published online June 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726309 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198530800.003.0010

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Emergencies related to psychotropic drug actions

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Acute dystonia - Clozapine - Serotonin syndrome - Hyponatraemia and antidepressants - Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) - Lithium toxicity - Paradoxical reactions to benzodiazepines

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome has been considered in Chapter 2.

Chapter.  1317 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Psychiatry

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