n South African Journal of Psychiatry - The use of clozapine in adolescents : a case report
|Article Title||The use of clozapine in adolescents : a case report|
|Journal||South African Journal of Psychiatry|
|Author||Aili Hanim Hashim, Subash Kumar Pillai, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin and Manveen Kaur|
|Publication Date||Jan 2011|
|Pages||29 - 31|
|Keyword(s)||University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur|
ISI Social Science
We report on a young adolescent diagnosed with early-onset schizophrenia and subsequently treated with clozapine. Clozapine is often used as the last line of treatment for patients with schizophrenia, even in the paediatric population. This report highlights the usefulness and challenges of using clozapine in adolescents with schizophrenia.
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