Risperidone interaction

August 2005
Reactions Weekly;8/6/2005, Issue 1063, p13
Discusses research being done on the adverse effect of concomitant lithium and risperidone in a female patient with bipolar disorder. Reference to a study by D. N. Mendhekar published in the May 2005 issue of the "Canadian Journal of Psychiatry"; Medical history of the patient; Development of rabbit syndrome; Treatment with IV promethazine.


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