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Antipsychotic Medication (Neuroleptic) Discontinuation Syndrome

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient for clinical findings that may represent a discontinuation syndrome following discontinuation of an antipsychotic drug.

Specialty:

Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

adverse effects

ICD-10:

T43.9

Description:

Discontinuation of an antipsychotic medication (neuroleptic) may be followed by a variety of clinical signs and symptoms. Some patients may have no or minimal symptoms while others may be severely affected.

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