Development of acute dystonia in three brothers due to metoclopramide

@inproceedings{Silfeler2012DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of acute dystonia in three brothers due to metoclopramide},
  author={Ibrahim Silfeler and Vefik Arica and Seçil Gunher Arica and Murat Ertan Dogan},
  booktitle={Journal of research in medical sciences : the official journal of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences},
  year={2012}
}
One of the agents that cause dystonic reactions is metoclopramide. In this study, we presented three individuals of the same family who were admitted to our hospital while receiving the treatment of metoclopramide because of developing acute dystonic reaction. Appropriate doses of metoclopramide therapy had begun to all brothers with a diagnosis of gastroenteritis. After receiving the first dose of medication, acute dystonia was observed within half an hour in these brothers who used… CONTINUE READING

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