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We read with concern the article by Yildiz et al, regarding the recommended use of atypical antipsychotics for the control of agitated patients in the emergency department.1 Our concern rests mainly with the control of agitation secondary to drug ingestion, particularly sympathomimetic drugs of misuse (cocaine, MDMA “ecstasy”, and amphetamines), and antidepressants (SSRIs, tricyclic antidepressants, MAOIs).
It can be difficult to distinguish with …