Sertindole: safety and tolerability profile.

  title={Sertindole: safety and tolerability profile.},
  author={Siegfried Kasper},
  journal={International journal of psychiatry in clinical practice},
  volume={6 1},
Sertindole is a novel generation or atypical antipsychotic drug that has recently been re-introduced to the market. The safety and tolerability profile of sertindole have demonstrated a positive benefit/risk ratio in clinical trials and post-marketing studies. The number of patients who experienced extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS) while taking sertindole in clinical trials was similar to that of patients on placebo, and significantly less than that of patients on haloperidol. The relative lack of… CONTINUE READING