About Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome is related to metabolic crises, recurrent, with rhabdomyolysis, cardiac arrhythmias, and neurodegeneration and acute kidney failure. An important gene associated with Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome is CYP2D6 (Cytochrome P450 Family 2 Subfamily D Member 6), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) susceptibility pathways and "Ca, cAMP and Lipid Signaling". The drugs Creatine and Clofibric Acid have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include kidney, heart and subthalamic nucleus, and related phenotypes are hyperhidrosis and fever

Major Symptoms of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome is a rare but serious adverse reaction that can occur during treatment with certain antipsychotic medications, such as clozapine. The major symptoms include:

1. fever

2. muscle rigidity

3. autonomic dysfunction

4. myocarditis (inflammation of the heart muscle)

5. diaphoresis (exudation of skin)

6. hyperthermia (elevated temperature)

7. rigidity of the octopus muscle (crawling muscle)

8. rigidity of the Sartorius muscle (knee muscle)If you suspect that you or someone you know may have Neuroleptic malignant syndrome, it is important to seek medical attention immediately.

Suitable Lifestyle for People with Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

Suitable lifestyle options for people with Neuroleptic malignant syndrome include:

1. Keep a happy mood: A positive and optimistic attitude can help patients relieve symptoms and improve their quality of life.

2. Insist on moderate exercise: Moderate aerobic exercise can improve the body's immunity and relieve disease symptoms.

3. Ensure balanced nutrition: Patients need to consume sufficient protein, vitamins and minerals to maintain good health.

4. Follow the doctor's treatment recommendations: Under the guidance of the doctor, patients should take medications on time and actively cooperate with treatment.

5. Learn to self-regulate: Patients can adjust their mentality and relieve symptoms through meditation, deep breathing and other methods.

6. Avoid overexertion: Overexertion will worsen the condition, and patients should avoid prolonged standing, walking and other activities.

7. Maintain good living habits: Patients should quit smoking and limit alcohol, avoid overeating, and maintain adequate sleep.

8. Follow-up examination: Patients should return to the hospital regularly to receive examination and treatment from doctors.

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