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Priapism associated with risperidone: a case report, literature review and review of the South London and Maudsley hospital patients' database.
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PMID:  23983987     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Priapism is a urological emergency defined as persistent penile erection that is unrelated to sexual stimulation and typically involving only the corporal cavernosa. It can occur as a rare side effect of antipsychotic medications and is mediated via their α-adrenergic antagonist effect. In this paper we describe a case of priapism in a patient started on risperidone and sodium valproate. We also review the South London and Maudsley Case Register Interactive Search database to assess how many other cases of priapism were reported in patients taking risperidone. We add this information to a literature review of cases of priapism associated with risperidone.
Authors:
Lise Paklet; Anne Mary Abe; Dele Olajide
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Therapeutic advances in psychopharmacology     Volume:  3     ISSN:  2045-1253     ISO Abbreviation:  Ther Adv Psychopharmacol     Publication Date:  2013 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-08-28     Completed Date:  2013-08-28     Revised Date:  2013-08-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101555693     Medline TA:  Ther Adv Psychopharmacol     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  3-13     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
St Charles Hospital, London.
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