Antiepileptic drugs and psychiatric disorders: mechanism involved in manifestation of psychic symptoms of high blood level of antiepileptics.

  • Hideji Kato
  • Published 1983 in Folia psychiatrica et neurologica japonica

Abstract

The adverse psychic effects of antiepileptics embrace all categories of psychiatric symptomatology, including disturbances of consciousness (delirium, confusion), psychotic state (schizophrenia-like psychosis, affective disorder), neurotic state, behavior and character disorder. Antiepileptic intoxication can take the form of a psychotic episode. The… (More)

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@article{Kato1983AntiepilepticDA, title={Antiepileptic drugs and psychiatric disorders: mechanism involved in manifestation of psychic symptoms of high blood level of antiepileptics.}, author={Hideji Kato}, journal={Folia psychiatrica et neurologica japonica}, year={1983}, volume={37 3}, pages={283-9} }