What is the role of lithium in the treatment of tardive dyskinesia (TD)?

Updated: Oct 17, 2018
  • Author: James Robert Brasic, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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A study by van Harten et al suggested that lithium may have a protective effect in some patients, preventing the development of TD. [72]


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