Clozapine Induced Paralytic Ileus


Affiliations

  • Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Department of Pharmacology, Manipal, Karnataka, India

Abstract

Clozapine is an atypical antipsychotic drug used for the treatment of schizophrenia in patient not responding to other antipsychotics. Dry mouth, constipation, loss of accommodation and urinary retention are the common side effects encountered with this drug. Here we are reporting a case of paralytic ileus secondary to clozapine.

Keywords

Clozapine, Paralytic Ileus.

Subject Discipline

Pharmacy and Pharmacology

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