Tardive Dyskinesia

Science / Psychiatry / Tardive Dyskinesia: (tar-div dis-ki-ne-se-ah) A syndrome of potentially irreversible, involuntary, movements that may develop in patients treated with antipsychotic drugs. Characterized by abnormal, spasmodic, involuntary movements of the tongue, jaw, trunk, or limbs (e.g. tics).

Vendange Tardive (France)

Life Style / Wine / Vendange Tardive (France): Delayed harvest. Wines labelled as such usually have a sweet palate. MORE

Dyskinesia

Science / Psychiatry / Dyskinesia: Distortion of voluntary movements with involuntary muscular activity. MORE

Vendange Tardive

Life Style / Wine / Vendange Tardive: French term denoting a late harvest wine. MORE

Tardive Dyskinesia

Science / Psychiatry / Tardive Dyskinesia: (tar-div dis-ki-ne-se-ah) A syndrome of potentially irreversible, involuntary, movements that may develop in patients treated with antipsychotic drugs. Characterized by abnormal, spasmodic, involuntar MORE

Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS)

Science / Psychiatry / Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS): Movement disorders which can be a side effect of antipsychotic medications. They include acute dystonia, akathisia, parkinsonism and tardive dyskinesia. MORE

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