Neuroleptic malignant syndrome after venlafaxine

Seshagiri Rao Nimmagadda, David Hugh Ryan, Stephen Atkin

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Abstract

A patient developed neuroleptic malignant syndrome after a single dose of venlafaxine with trifluoperazine treatment. A dopamine-inhibition effect induced by one dose of venlafaxine may have augmented dopamine-receptor inhibition by trifluoperazine.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)289-290
Number of pages2
JournalLancet
Volume355
Issue number9200
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 22 Jan 2000
Externally publishedYes

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