Serotonin toxicity: a practical approach to diagnosis and treatment

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2007

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Ibister, Geoffrey K.
Buckley, Nicholas
Whyte, Ian M

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Australasian Medical Association

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• Excess serotonin in the central nervous system leads to a condition commonly referred to as the serotonin syndrome, but better described as a spectrum of toxicity - serotonin toxicity. • Serotonin toxicity is characterised by neuromuscular excitatio

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Keywords: amphetamine derivative; citalopram; clomipramine; cyproheptadine; dextromethorphan; escitalopram; fenfluramine; fentanyl; fluoxetine; fluvoxamine; Hypericum perforatum extract; imipramine; linezolid; lithium; moclobemide; monoamine oxidase inhibitor; neur

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Medical Journal of Australia

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