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Successful clozapine re-challenge in a patient with three previous episodes of clozapine-associated blood dyscrasia

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Jessica Foster*, John Lally*, Victoria Bell, Sukhwinder S Shergill

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)22
Number of pages25
JournalBritish Journal of Psychiatry Open
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 9 Feb 2017


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A case is presented of a 30-year-old female with treatment-resistant schizoaffective disorder who was referred to a tertiary-level specialist psychosis service. We describe the history of clozapine trials and associated episodes of agranulocytosis and neutropenia, followed by the successfully tolerated third clozapine re-challenge within our service.

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