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Leukopenia Induced by Quetiapine in a Patient with History of Clozapineinduced Leukopenia

Chih-Jen Wang, Cheng-Chen Chang, Si-Sheng Huang

Objective: Many antipsychotic medications can cause hematological abnormalities. Quetiapine is a dibenzothiazepine derivative similar to clozapine, an antipsychotic agent which has the highest risk of causing blood dyscrasias. A case of quetiapine-induced
Key Word clozapine, quetiapine, leukopenia, blood dyscrasia
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