Effectiveness and tolerability of open label olanzapine in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome.
|Title||Effectiveness and tolerability of open label olanzapine in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2008|
|Authors||McCracken, JT, Suddath R, Chang S, Thakur S, Piacentini J|
|Journal||Journal of child and adolescent psychopharmacology|
|Date Published||2008 Oct|
|Keywords||Adolescent, Aggression, Antipsychotic Agents, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Benzodiazepines, Child, Female, Humans, Male, Prospective Studies, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Severity of Illness Index, Tourette Syndrome, Treatment Outcome, Weight Gain|
The primary aim of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness and tolerability of open-label olanzapine on motor and vocal tics in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome (TS). Secondary aims included assessing the response of TS-associated disruptive behaviors to olanzapine exposure.
|Alternate Journal||J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol|