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Tardive dyskinesia

Causes of Tardive dyskinesia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Tardive dyskinesia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Tardive dyskinesia:

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Tardive dyskinesia Treatments

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Medications or substances causing Tardive dyskinesia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Tardive dyskinesia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride
  • Ormazine
  • Chlorprothixine
  • Taractan
  • Thorazine
  • Acetophenazine Maleate
  • Tindal
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Tardive dyskinesia: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Tardive dyskinesia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Tardive dyskinesia as a symptom include:

Article Excerpts about Tardive dyskinesia

Tardive dyskinesia is a neurological syndrome caused by the long-term use of neuroleptic drugs. Neuroleptic drugs are generally prescribed for psychiatric disorders, as well as for some gastrointestinal and neurological disorders. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Tardive Dyskinesia Information Page: NINDS)

Tardive dyskinesia is a neurological syndrome caused by the long-term use of neuroleptic... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Tardive Dyskinesia Information Page: NINDS)

Definitions of Tardive dyskinesia:

Involuntary rolling of the tongue and twitching of the face or trunk or limbs; often occurs in patients with parkinsonism who are treated with phenothiazine
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Iatrogenic extrapyramidal disorder produced by long-term administration of antipsychotic drugs; characterized by oral/lingual/buccal dyskinesias and choreoathetoid movements of the extremities.
- (Source - CRISP)

Tardive dyskinesia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Tardive dyskinesia, or a subtype of Tardive dyskinesia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
- (Source - National Institute of Health)

Detailed list of causes of Tardive dyskinesia

The list below shows some of the causes of Tardive dyskinesia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Tardive dyskinesia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tardive dyskinesia. Of the 11 causes of Tardive dyskinesia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 11 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tardive dyskinesia:

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Medical Conditions associated with Tardive dyskinesia:

Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

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