Neurotransmitter depleter tetrabenazine; potential candidate for schizophrenia treatment?

@article{Malik2007NeurotransmitterDT,
  title={Neurotransmitter depleter tetrabenazine; potential candidate for schizophrenia treatment?},
  author={Abid Malik and Victoria I. Balkoski},
  journal={Schizophrenia Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={96},
  pages={267-268}
}

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