Essential fatty acid supplementation in tardive dyskinesia
Author(s):, , ,
Journal/Book: American Journal of Psychiatry. 1986; 143: 912-914.
Abstract: Preclinical and clinical observations suggest that enhancement o f prostaglandin activity inhibits catecholamine release and may have antidyskinetic effects. A double-blind therapeutic trial with prostaglandin precursor essential fatty acids was conducted in 16 patients with tardive dyskinesia. No beneficial effects were seen.
Keyword(s): Evening primrose oil