A Comment On Amenorrhae as a Side Effect of Low Dose Aripiprazole: An Adolecent Case
Ahmed Naguy *
Al-Manara CAP Centre, Kuwait Centre for Mental Health
Received: September 10, 2018; Accepted: November 14, 2018; Published online: November 14, 2018.
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As illustrated in this case with a number of purported pharmacodynamic and kinetic mechanisms at play, clinicians should be vigilant and mindful to the potential neurohormonal side effects that might result from aripiprazole-SSRI combination on clinical grounds as this 'combo' can result in higher-than-expected D2 blockade in a given setting.
Keywords: Aripiprazole, SSRIs, Hyperprolactinemia