Extra-Pyramidal Symptoms (EPS)

Extra-Pyramidal Symptoms (EPS) refers to involuntary motor movement side effects that can result from antipsychotic use. EPS is generally less likely to occur with second generation antipsychotic medications (Risperdal, Seroquel, Abilify, Geodon, Zyprexa, Latuda) compared to first generation antipsychotic medications, especially the high potency ones (Haldol, Prolixin, Trilafon). It is important to monitor for EPS, […]