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Antipsychotic Agents

Known as: Agents, Major Tranquillizing, Neuroleptics, Tranquilizers, Major 
Agents that control agitated psychotic behavior, alleviate acute psychotic states, reduce psychotic symptoms, and exert a quieting effect. They are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Given the recent attention to movement abnormalities in psychosis spectrum disorders (e.g., prodromal/high-risk syndromes… Expand
Review
2010
Review
2010
OBJECTIVE Potency equivalents for anti-psychotic drugs are required to guide clinical dosing and for designing and interpreting… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The relative effectiveness of second-generation (atypical) antipsychotic drugs as compared with that of older agents… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) Consortium has revised criteria for the clinical and pathologic diagnosis of DLB… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Increasing numbers of reports concerning diabetes, ketoacidosis, hyperglycaemia and lipid dysregulation in patients treated with… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to estimate and compare the effects of antipsychotics-both the newer ones and the… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A dopamine receptor has been characterized which differs in its pharmacology and signalling system from the D1 or D2 receptor and… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The effect of various drugs on the extracellular concentration of dopamine in two terminal dopaminergic areas, the nucleus… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The treatment of schizophrenic patients who fail to respond to adequate trials of neuroleptics is a major challenge. Clozapine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
A modification of an earlier rating scale for extrapyramidal system disturbance is described, and evidence for the validity and… Expand