Withdrawal phenomena associated with antidepressant and antipsychotic agents.

@article{Dilsaver1994WithdrawalPA,
  title={Withdrawal phenomena associated with antidepressant and antipsychotic agents.},
  author={Steven C. Dilsaver},
  journal={Drug safety},
  year={1994},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={
          103-14
        }
}
The withdrawal of heterocyclic antidepressants and antipsychotic agents can produce nausea, emesis, anorexia, diarrhoea, rhinorrhoea, diaphoresis, myalgias, paraesthesias, anxiety, agitation, restlessness and insomnia. The withdrawal of monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors may result in severe anxiety, agitation, pressured speech, sleeplessness or drowsiness, hallucinations, cognitive impairment, delirium, suicidality and delusions of persecution. The withdrawal of antipsychotic agents may give… CONTINUE READING

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