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BOF: 2.46

A 28-year-old male who has recently been started on trifluoperazine for treatment of schizophrenia presents complaining of a feeling of severe restlessness.

He cannot sit still and is continuously fidgeting with his clothes and stamping his feet as if he is marching. On examination there is no neurological abnormality

In managing this condition you would:

a)      Stop trifluoperazine and give him chlorpromazine instead

b)      Add on benzhexol

c)      Treat with tetrabenazine

d)      Ask him to take two units of alcohol every day

e)      Treat with propranolol

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