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Impulse Control Disorders (Kleptomania)

Disorders whose essential features are the failure to resist an impulse, drive, or temptation to perform an act that is harmful to the individual or to others. Individuals experience an increased sense of tension prior to the act and pleasure, gratification or release of tension at the time of committing the act.
Also Known As:
Kleptomania; Intermittent Explosive Disorder; Disorders, Impulse Control; Impulse-Control Disorders; Disorders, Intermittent Explosive; Explosive Disorder, Intermittent; Intermittent Explosive Disorders
Networked: 331 relevant articles (23 outcomes, 46 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Gambling (Pathological Gambling)
2. Eating Disorders (Eating Disorder)
3. Anxiety Disorders (Anxiety Disorder)
4. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders (PTSD)
5. Pain (Aches)

Experts

1. Grant, Jon E: 14 articles (03/2013 - 04/2002)
2. Weintraub, Daniel: 12 articles (03/2015 - 07/2006)
3. Potenza, Marc N: 11 articles (05/2013 - 11/2005)
4. Coccaro, Emil F: 10 articles (01/2016 - 06/2003)
5. Voon, Valerie: 8 articles (02/2015 - 12/2007)
6. Strafella, Antonio P: 8 articles (02/2015 - 08/2009)
7. Lee, Royce: 7 articles (01/2016 - 03/2009)
8. Lang, Anthony E: 7 articles (02/2015 - 05/2010)
9. Okun, Michael S: 7 articles (02/2015 - 01/2009)
10. Lees, Andrew J: 5 articles (12/2015 - 09/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Impulse Control Disorders:
1. Naltrexone (ReVia)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors (Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors)IBA
3. Dopamine Agonists (Dopamine Agonist)IBA
4. Dopamine (Intropin)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine)IBA
6. topiramate (Topamax)FDA LinkGeneric
7. LithiumIBA
8. Narcotic Antagonists (Opioid Antagonists)IBA
9. Antidepressive Agents (Antidepressants)IBA
10. Levodopa (L Dopa)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Deep Brain Stimulation
3. Off-Label Use
4. Vegetarian Diet (Vegetarianism)
5. Self Medication