International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 2, Issue 10 (2016)

Rabbit syndrome after short term treatment with antipsychotics: Case series


Dr. Divya G Krishnan, Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Dr. MD Faiz Akram

Rabbit syndrome (RS) is a rare form of extrapyramidal side effect associated with the use of antipsychotics. It usually appears after a long period of antipsychotic treatment. We present three cases of RS that occurred within two weeks of starting treatment with antipsychotics. We emphasize on reporting such rare cases to the native Pharmacovigilance programme in order to establish their prevalence rate in the patient population of any country.

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