Treatment of Polydipsia and Hyponatremia in Psychiatric Patients


Polydipsia occurs frequently in chronic schizophrenic patients, some of whom develop intermittent hyponatremia. Most therapeutic efforts have tried to control the hyponatremia. Four schizophrenic patients, followed for more than one year, showed improvement on clozapine. Case 1 was an outpatient without history of hyponatremia who improved from polydipsia… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/0893-133X(94)00069-C


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@article{Leon1995TreatmentOP, title={Treatment of Polydipsia and Hyponatremia in Psychiatric Patients}, author={Jos{\'e} De Leon and Cherian Verghese and Joseph K Stanilla and Theodore Lawrence and George M. Simpson}, journal={Neuropsychopharmacology}, year={1995}, volume={12}, pages={133-138} }