Successful Use of Sertindole for Severe Behavioral Dyscontrol in a Pediatric Case of Syndromic Autism Spectrum Disorder.

  • Ahmed Naguy
  • Published 2017 in
    Journal of child and adolescent…


Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is commonly associated with a host of challenging behaviors. Pharmacotherapy is indicated if psychosocial and educational interventions fail. Atypical antipsychotics have the strongest evidence base so far, with both risperidone and aripiprazole being FDA approved. Unfortunately, their use is fraught with metabolic and… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/cap.2016.0182

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