Acta Scientific Neurology (ASNE) (ISSN: 2582-1121)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 11

Galactorrhea, Amenorrhea and Extrapyramidal Side Effects with Low Doses of Amisulprideg

Padmaraj B Patil

Consultant Psychiatrist Kamala Hospital, Kolhapur, Maharastra, India

*Corresponding Author: Padmaraj B Patil, Consultant Psychiatrist Kamala Hospital, Kolhapur, Maharastra, India.

Received: July 12, 2022; Published: October 07, 2022


In India, amisulpride comparatively new antipsychotic which is claimed to be effective in both positive and negative symptoms schizophrenia and other disorder even though it has little or no action on serotonergic receptors. Lower striatal dopaminergic receptor binding capacity and limbic selectivity causes of EPS. But, in clinical practice, we are getting EPS with this drug even at lower doses. Reported two cases of akathisia, drug- induced Parkinsonism and one case of galactorrhea, amenorrhea.


Keywords: Galectorrhea; Amisulpride; Amenorrhea


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Citation: Padmaraj B Patil. “Galactorrhea, Amenorrhea and Extrapyramidal Side Effects with Low Doses of Amisulpride". Acta Scientific Neurology 5.11 (2022): 15-17.


Copyright: © 2022 Padmaraj B Patil. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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