Clozapine induced paralytic ileus

Veena Nayak, Bharti Chogtu, Virupaksha Devaramane, S. Vasudeva, P. V. Bhandary

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Abstract

Clozapine is an atypical antipsychotic drug used for the treatment of schizophrenia in patient not responding to other antipsychotics. Dry mouth, constipation, loss of accommodation and urinary retention are the common side effects encountered with this drug. Here we are reporting a case of paralytic ileus secondary to clozapine.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)330-332
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pharmaceutical Research and Health Care
Volume2
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 01-10-2010

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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Nayak, V., Chogtu, B., Devaramane, V., Vasudeva, S., & Bhandary, P. V. (2010). Clozapine induced paralytic ileus. Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and Health Care, 2(4), 330-332.