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Stereotypic Movement Disorder Summary

Description: Motor behavior that is repetitive, often seemingly driven, and nonfunctional. This behavior markedly interferes with normal activities or results in severe bodily self-injury. The behavior is not due to the direct physiological effects of a substance or a general medical condition. (DSM-IV, 1994)

Also Known As: Stereotypic Movement Disorders; Body Rocking; Head Banging; Movement Disorder, Stereotypic

Networked: 17 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Stereotypic Movement Disorder

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Opioid Receptors (Opioid Receptor) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  2. Prolactin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Fentanyl (Sublimaze) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 27 Generic
  4. artemether : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 1
  5. Citalopram (Escitalopram) : 2 results : FDA 4
  6. Naltrexone (ReVia) : 2 results : FDA 7 Generic
  7. Protein Subunits (Protein Subunit) : 1 result : IBA
  8. Fluvoxamine (Luvox) : 1 result : FDA 18 Generic
  9. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine) : 1 result : IBA
  10. Pyruvate Kinase : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Stereotypic Movement Disorder

  1. Seizures (Seizure)
  2. Body Weight (Weight, Body)
  3. Mitochondrial Diseases (Mitochondrial Disease)
  4. Dyskinesias (Dyskinesia)
  5. Night Terrors (Sleep Terror)
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Key Therapies for Stereotypic Movement Disorder

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