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Antisocial Personality Disorder (Antisocial Personality) Summary

Description: A personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others that begins in childhood or early adolescence and continues into adulthood. The individual must be at least age 18 and must have a history of some symptoms of CONDUCT DISORDER before age 15. (From DSM-IV, 1994)

Also Known As: Antisocial Personality; Antisocial Personalities; Personality Disorders, Antisocial; Psychopathic Personality; Sociopathic Personality Show All >>

Networked: 638 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 113 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Antisocial Personality Disorder

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. 4-aminospiroperidol : 2 outcomes 54 studies in 284 results : IBA
  2. pamidronate (APD) : 2 outcomes 35 studies in 126 results : FDA 16 Generic
  3. Carbon Monoxide : 1 outcome 8 studies in 53 results : IBA
  4. Methadone (Dolophine) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 13 results : FDA 22 Generic
  5. Desipramine (Pertofrane) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : FDA 22 Generic
  6. Risperidone (Risperdal Consta) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 35 Generic
  7. Clozapine (Clozaril) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 8 Generic
  8. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors (ACE Inhibitors) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  9. Cocaine (Cocaine HCl) : 4 studies in 48 results : IBA
  10. Monoamine Oxidase (MAO) : 3 studies in 15 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Antisocial Personality Disorder

  1. Substance-Related Disorders (Drug Abuse)
  2. Borderline Personality Disorder (Personality Disorders, Borderline)
  3. Personality Disorders (Personality Disorder)
  4. Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
  5. Cocaine-Related Disorders (Cocaine Addiction)
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Key Therapies for Antisocial Personality Disorder

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 studies in 5 results
  2. Nursing Care : 2 studies in 3 results
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 study in 3 results
  4. Neurofeedback : 1 study in 1 result
  5. Art Therapy : 1 study in 1 result
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