An Extrapyramidal Reaction Presenting as an Acute Temporomandibular Episode

  • by AGD Staff
  • Aug 16, 2021
7-26-21_GenDenWould you recognize the signs of an adverse reaction to prochlorperazine (Compazine)? A recent case report in General Dentistry describes an extrapyramidal reaction that manifested as sudden, severe muscle spasms, reduced range of motion, facial grimacing and difficulty speaking.

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