Resolution of Ziprasidone-Related Tardive Dyskinesia With a Switch to Aripiprazole

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Sir: Tardive dyskinesia (TD) is a serious, potentially irreversible side effect of antipsychotic medications. Prevalence rates of 20% with the typical antipsychotics have been reported.1 Although the risk is smaller, treatment with atypical antipsychotic agents still poses a risk of TD.​

Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 2005;7(1):36