Psychotic exacerbations produced by neuroleptics.

  title={Psychotic exacerbations produced by neuroleptics.},
  author={George M. Simpson and Ervin Varga and J N Haher},
  journal={Diseases of the nervous system},
  volume={37 7},
Thirteen schizophrenic patients who developed abnormal psychotic behavior as an adverse reaction to a neuroleptic are described. A. Three patients showed a marked increase in the psychopathology during neuroleptic treatment. These episodes were treated by decreasing or discontinuing the neuroleptics. They did not respond to anticholinergic durgs nor did… CONTINUE READING