Reason for clozapine cessation.

@article{Pai2012ReasonFC,
  title={Reason for clozapine cessation.},
  author={Nagesh Brahmavar Pai and Samantha Vella},
  journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={2012},
  volume={125 1},
  pages={
          39-44
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Approximately 30% of individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia suffer from treatment-resistant or refractory schizophrenia. The gold standard for treatment of refractory schizophrenia is clozapine. However, a significant number of patients cease clozapine therapy; therefore this study explores patient's motives for cessation. METHOD The motives for cessation and duration of clozapine treatment from a retrospective database of 151 patients with schizophrenia or schizo-affective… CONTINUE READING
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