Nicotine decreases bradykinesia-rigidity in haloperidol-treated patients with schizophrenia.
Journal Article (Clinical Trial;Journal Article)
We applied nicotine 21 mg and matching placebo transdermal patches to thirty haloperidol-treated patients with schizophrenia who smoked. Clinical assessments of bradykinesia-rigidity were lower during nicotine patch administration than during placebo patch administration.
- Yang, YK; Nelson, L; Kamaraju, L; Wilson, W; McEvoy, JP
- October 2002
Volume / Issue
- 27 / 4
Start / End Page
- 684 - 686
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