Agranulocytosis and clozapineBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6946.54b (Published 02 July 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:54
- V J Dev,
- T Rosenberg,
- P Krupp
- Drug Monitoring Centre, Sandoz Pharma, 4002 Basle, Switzerland.
EDITOR, - In his editorial on the use of risperidone in schizophrenia J Guy Edwards remarks that agranulocytosis is “such a problem with clozapine.”1 This merits comment.
Clozapine is sold by Sandoz Pharmaceuticals under the trade names Clozaril and Leponex. After postmarketing experience in Finland …