First Aid for the Psychiatry Clerkship, Third Edition A

tardive dyskinesia symptoms of antipsychotics
darting, writhing movements of the face, tongue and head, choreoathetoid movements of the limbs

treatment of tardive dyskinesia
stop drug
benzodiazepines
beta blockers
cholinomimetic

neuroleptic malignant syndrome
from high potency anti-psychotics SHORTLY AFTER BEGINNING TREATMENT
-confusion, high fever, elevated BP, tachycardia, ELEVATED CPK, lead pipe rigidity, sweating, myoglobinuria–> renal failure