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Acute dystonia induced by clomipramine therapy

  • R N Chithiramohan (a1), C G Ballard (a2) and L G Measey (a2)

Abstract

We present a case showing inducement of acute dystonia by clomipramine therapy and discuss the possible explanations. We could find no previous reports of this phenomenon.

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