Neuroleptic malignant syndrome induced by metoclopramide.
Clinique de Neurologie, CHU Timone, Marseille, France.
- Published Article
Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 1991
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) associated with metoclopramide is rare. NMS probably results from neuroleptic-induced dopamine receptor blockade. We describe a case and have found only seven reports of metoclopramide-induced NMS in the literature.
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