oculogyric crisis


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oculogyric crisis

n.
A spasmodic movement of the eyeballs into a fixed position, usually upward, that persists for several minutes or hours.
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double dagger]) EPS includes bradykinesia, cogwheel rigidity, drooling, dystonia, extrapyramidal disorder, glabellar reflex abnormal, hypokinesia, muscle rigidity, oculogyric crisis, oromandibular dystonia, parkinsonism, psychomotor retardation, tongue spasm, torticollis, tremor, and trismus.
Table 18: Incidence of EPS Compared to Placebo in the Monotherapy Bipolar Depression Study LATUDA 20 to 60 80 to 120 Placebo mg/day mg/day (N=168) (N=164) (N=167) Adverse Event Term (%) (%) (%) All EPS events 5 12 20 All EPS events, excluding 2 5 9 Akathisia/ Restlessness Akathisia 2 8 11 Dystonia * 0 0 2 Parkinsonism ** 2 5 8 Restlessness <1 0 3 Note: Figures rounded to the nearest integer * Dystonia includes adverse event terms: dystonia, oculogyric crisis, oromandibular dystonia, tongue spasm, torticollis, and trismus ** Parkinsonism includes adverse event terms: bradykinesia, cogwheel rigidity, drooling, extrapyramidal disorder, glabellar reflex abnormal, hypokinesia, muscle rigidity, parkinsonism, psychomotor retardation, and tremor
Other SSRI-related adverse effects include mydriasis, increased intraocular pressure, glaucoma, and oculogyric crisis.
In treatments by typical antipsychotics, oculogyric crisis is not a side effect seen rarely.
A similar search of Pubmed only identified nine case reports of olanzapine-induced TDt: Aggarwal and colleagues [4] report on a 17-year-old female with schizophrenia who developed symptoms of TDt after 15 months of treatment with olanzapine; Charfi and colleagues [5] report on a 17-yearold female with schizophrenia who manifested TDt symptoms after nine months of treatment with olanzapine; Singh and colleagues [6] reported on a case of TDt after using a single 10 mg dose of olanzapine; Aggarwal and colleagues [7] report on a case of delayed Meige syndrome (a combination of blepharospasm and oromandibular dystonia) after long-term usage of olanzapine; and Praharaj and colleagues [8] report on a young male patient who developed delayed oculogyric crisis following the use of olanzapine.
Oculogyric crisis is a neurologic impairment defined by bilateral dystonic, commonly upward, conjugate eye movements.
cogwheel rigidity, drooling, dystonia, extrapyramidal disorder, hypokinesia, muscle rigidity, oculogyric crisis, oromandibular dystonia, parkinsonism, psychomotor retardation, tongue spasm, torticollis, tremor and trismus **Somnolence includes adverse event terms: hypersomnia, hypersomnolence, sedation, and somnolence
Oculogyric crisis (OGC) is a type of acute dystonic reaction which is usually a side effect of an antipsychotic treatment.
Maculopathy, (5) oculogyric crisis, (6) nystagm us, prop toms, and papilloedema.