Severe Extrapiramidal Symptoms After Nonintentional Risperidone Exposure in a Child: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
|Autores||Glatstein M, Sulowski C, Waisburg CG, Gideon Koren, Garcia-Bournissen F.|
|Journal||Glatstein M, Sulowski C, Waisburg CG, Gideon Koren, Garcia-Bournissen F.|
|Abstract||Increase in use of atypical antipsychotics has been paralleled by an increase in the incidence of intentional and nonintentional overdose. Pediatric cases are uncommon, but may be severe. We describe a case of a child presenting with severe extrapiramidal symptoms, initially interpreted as seizures, caused by a nonintentional intoxication with risperidone, and review management options and the literature.|