Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome: Response to Dantrolene Sodium

May, David C.; Morris, Stephan W.; Stewart, R. Malcolm; Fenton, Barry J.; Gaffney, F. Andrew
February 1983
Annals of Internal Medicine;Feb83, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p183
Academic Journal
Case Study
Presents a case study of a patient with haloperidol-induced neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Clinical presentation of the patient; Efficacy of oral dantrolene sodium in treating the patient; Similarity between neuroleptic malignant syndrome and malignant hyperthermia; Physiological manifestations of the disease.


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