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[Experiences and conclusions from using Hirepin]


MAY 01, 1960

Clinical Neuroscience - 1960;13(05)

[My experience with Hirepin in 22 patients and the conclusions I have drawn from it are summarised below: 1. the potential for parkinsonoid symptoms caused by Hibernal and Rausedyl to occur is increased when the two drugs are used together, which is otherwise desirable, and sometimes inhibits further effective treatment. 2. The use of Hirepin, while retaining the psychopharmacological benefits of Hibernal 4- Rausedyl, virtually eliminates the occurrence of parkinsonoid symptoms. 3. Hirepin has produced psychiatric improvement above the level of Hibernal 4- Rausedyl that causes parkinsonoid symptoms without the above symptoms, so parkinsonoid symptoms are not a necessary concomitant of psychiatric improvement, but are a necessary indicator of the individually effective level of medication.]


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