Penfluridol in chronic schizophrenia.


Twenty-eight male chronic schizophrenic patients completed a 6 month treatment with a single weekly dose of 20 to 120 mg penfluridol, a new long- acting oral neuroleptic. Twenty-four patients showed significant improvement at the end of the trial period. Significant reduction in scores could be demonstrated in 21 out of 26 symptom variables. Central side… (More)


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@article{Doongaji1981PenfluridolIC, title={Penfluridol in chronic schizophrenia.}, author={D R Doongaji and Anmol Sheth and Joshua S Apte and Manoj Datta and M D Parikh and Pervin Lakdawalla and Snehal C. Ratnaparkhi and Upasna Sharma}, journal={Acta psychiatrica Belgica}, year={1981}, volume={81 4}, pages={407-15} }