OBJECTIVE To report a case of antipsychotic-induced parkinsonism that was managed with zolpidem. CASE SUMMARY A 34-year-old white man who had had antipsychotic-induced parkinsonism with symptoms of repetitive persistent gross tremors of the hands for numerous years was unresponsive to traditional antiparkinsonian medications. With the initiation of… (More)
Cardiogenic shock complicates about 5% to 8% of all admissions for acute myocardial infarction, and despite advancement in treatment over the past 50 years, mortality remains unacceptably high. Management with vasoactive agents after revascularization can have its limitations and thus mechanical circulatory support is often initiated. Intra-aortic balloon… (More)
Rapid improvement of tardive dyskinesia was identified following initiation of olanzapine in an elderly male patient formally treated with chlorpromazine.