Clozapine and tardive dyskinesia in patients with schizophrenia: A systematic review

  title={Clozapine and tardive dyskinesia in patients with schizophrenia: A systematic review},
  author={Parnian Pardis and Gary Remington and Roshni Panda and Milan Lemez and Ofer Agid},
  journal={Journal of Psychopharmacology},
  pages={1187 - 1198}
Background: It is commonly recommended that a switch to clozapine be implemented in the face of tardive dyskinesia, even if current treatment involves another “atypical” agent. However, reports do indicate clozapine carries a liability for tardive dyskinesia. Aims: This review sought to evaluate clozapine in relation to tardive dyskinesia in the context of available evidence. Methods: Medline, Embase, and PsycINFO databases were searched for studies published in English, using the keywords… 

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