Quetiapine-Induced Acute-Onset Catatonia

Alwin Soo, Tarun Bastiampillai, Rohan Dhillon

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Catatonia is a psychomotor syndrome that is present in about 10% of patients with psychiatric conditions. In this report, we describe a rare occurrence of catatonia emerging following the administration of quetiapine and a possible mechanism by which quetiapine-induced catatonia may have arisen.
Original languageEnglish
Article number22cr03368
Number of pages2
JournalPrimary Care Companion for CNS Disorders
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 18 May 2023


  • Quetiapine
  • acute onset
  • Catatonia
  • case report


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