[Malignant neuroleptic syndrome, medical-psychiatric approach].


We report the case of a 42 years old male, with a bipolar disorder and receiving lithium therapy, valproic acid and clonazepam. Due to an exacerbation of his underlying disease, he was admitted to a psychiatric clinic and received 50 mg of intramuscular chlorpromazine in two occasions. Afterwards, the patient had an alteration of consciousness, fever… (More)


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@article{Giacaman1997MalignantNS, title={[Malignant neuroleptic syndrome, medical-psychiatric approach].}, author={Paula Giacaman and Max Andresen and N{\'e}stor Gareca and Jose Bitran and Alberto L Dougnac}, journal={Revista medica de Chile}, year={1997}, volume={125 2}, pages={195-9} }