AN OPEN STUDY OF CLOZAPINE IN THE TREATMENT OF RESISTANT SCHIZOPHRENIA

@inproceedings{Desai1999ANOS,
  title={AN OPEN STUDY OF CLOZAPINE IN THE TREATMENT OF RESISTANT SCHIZOPHRENIA},
  author={Neena Desai and Vani Jain and Supriya Ghalsasi and Madhusudan Dalvi and Sejal Kelkar},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychiatry},
  year={1999}
}
This open study was undertaken to assess the efficacy of clozapine in resistant schizophrenics, its side effects and safety profile and the mean dose required. Sample consisted of 28 patients who had been previously treated with neuroleptics and ECTs. A special proforma was prepared for recording the psychopathology and side effect profile. The complete blood count, differential count and BPRS scores were recorded weekly for a period of 3 months. Within 1 month of treatment on a dose range of… CONTINUE READING

Tables and Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-3 OF 3 CITATIONS

Effectiveness of clozapine: A study from North India.

  • Asian journal of psychiatry
  • 2010
VIEW 6 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND & RESULTS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

Indian research: Focus on clozapine

  • Indian journal of psychiatry
  • 2010
VIEW 2 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 20 REFERENCES

The effect of long term treatment of clozapine for upto 13 years

L. H. Lindstrom
  • Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica
  • 1988
VIEW 1 EXCERPT
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Clozapine: Pocket Handbook of Psychiatric Drug Treatment, 2nd Indian Reprint, (Eds.) Cancro.R. & Sussman.N

H. I. Kaplan
  • Seddock,
  • 1996
VIEW 1 EXCERPT

Clozapine treatment

W. T. Carpenter
  • 1993

Clinical efficacy of clozapine in treatment refractory schizophrenia an overview

M. Kane.J.
  • British Journal of Psychiatry
  • 1992

Dimensions of outcome with clozapine.

  • The British journal of psychiatry. Supplement
  • 1992