[Serotonin syndrome--a case account].

@article{Zivanovi1992SerotoninSC,
  title={[Serotonin syndrome--a case account].},
  author={Olga Zivanovi{\'c} and Elizabeth Till},
  journal={Medicinski pregled},
  year={1992},
  volume={45 3-4},
  pages={
          116-8
        }
}
Beside a large number of pharmaceuticals available on our market having an impact on serotonergic transmission, selective serotonin reuptake blocker inhibitors (fluvoxamine, fluoxetine) and a selective reversible monoaminooxidase inhibitor (moclobemide), have been included recently. The combination of the drugs can in certain conditions cause a central serotonergic hyperactivity, i.e. the serotonin syndrome. The study describes the development of the serotonin syndrome following an abrupt… CONTINUE READING

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