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Related to acute dystonic reaction: Benztropine, tardive dyskinesia, pseudoparkinsonism, Altitude illness
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an action elicited by a stimulus

the way in which a machine or other thing performs or functions

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an idea evoked by some experience

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(mechanics) the equal and opposite force that is produced when any force is applied to a body

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a response that reveals a person's feelings or attitude

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extreme conservatism in political or social matters

doing something in opposition to another way of doing it that you don't like

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In general, we do quite well because of our human ability to see patterns and to look at constellations of symptoms and signs as being part of a specific diagnosis, be they Wernicke's disease, acute dystonic reactions, congestive heart failure, gastroenteritis or strep throat.
An acute dystonic reaction is defined as sustained muscular spasm producing twisting, squeezing, and pulling movements within minutes or hours of drug exposure.
The acute dystonic reaction was successfully treated with benztropine.
Atypical antipsychotics; risperidone, olanzapine, and a typical antipsychotic, thioridazine, led to acute dystonic reactions (ADRs) in our patients.
It is one of the treatments most likely to produce acute dystonic reactions and it occurs in 2-3% of the patients.
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