Reversal of olanzapine-induced weight gain in a patient with schizophrenia by switching to asenapine: a case report

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Okazaki, Kosuke; Yamamuro, Kazuhiko; Kishimoto, Toshifumi;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment,volume 13,pages2,837-2,840 (issn: 1178-2021, eissn: 1178-2021)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/NDT.S148616, pmc: PMC5701559
  • Subject: Olanzapine | Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment | RC321-571 | Weight gain | RC346-429 | Case Report | Schizophrenia | Asenapine

Kosuke Okazaki, Kazuhiko Yamamuro, Toshifumi Kishimoto Department of Psychiatry, Nara Medical University School of Medicine, Kashihara, Japan Aims: Antipsychotics are effective for treating schizophrenia, but atypical antipsychotics can cause several adverse side effe... View more
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