Q What is tardive dyskinesia?
Tardive dyskinesia is a neurological disorder involving involuntary movements of the body, especially of the face. Involuntary movements such as grimacing, tungue protrusion, lip smacking, puckering, pursing of the lips, and rapid eye movement are common in this disorder. The disorder frequently appears after long-term or high-dose usage of antipsychotic drugs.
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