Polypharmacy, an option prior to clozapine?: a case report

Amer Siddiq AN, (2008) Polypharmacy, an option prior to clozapine?: a case report. Medicine & Health, 3 (2). pp. 318-321. ISSN 1823-2140


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This is a report of a patient on multiple antipsychotic medications for the treatment of schizophrenia. Often, polypharmacy is not encouraged, however, with the advent of newer atypical antipsychotic agents, this practice may need review. This case will be used to highlight the rare instances when polypharmacy may be useful prior to the commencement of clozapine for the treatment of schizophrenia

Item Type:Article
Keywords:case report; schizophrenia; polypharmacy; Malaysia
Journal:Medicine & Health
ID Code:2060
Deposited By: mr Mustaffa Abu Bakar
Deposited On:27 Jun 2011 01:58
Last Modified:14 Dec 2016 06:30

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