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[Antiepileptic drugs in the control of the impulses disorders].

@article{Roncero2009AntiepilepticDI,
  title={[Antiepileptic drugs in the control of the impulses disorders].},
  author={Carlos Roncero and Amanda Rodr{\'i}guez-Urrutia and Lara Grau-L{\'o}pez and Miquel Casas},
  journal={Actas espanolas de psiquiatria},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={
          205-12
        }
}
The disorders classified as control of the impulses; explosive intermittent disorder, pathological gambling, kleptomania, pyromania, pathological gambling, hair pullers, compulsive purchases, skin picking and onychophagia are a heterogeneous set of clinical entities, most of them with little prevalence. Nevertheless, they cause important personal and social dysfunctions and present great comorbidity with other psychiatric disorders. Antipsychotics, antidepressive agents, serotoninergic agonists… 

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