Table 6

Mean antipsychotic dose prescribed
NMS patients (n = 13) Cases 1–5 “rapid dose escalators” (n = 5) Cases 6–13 “non rapid dose escalators” (n = 8) Clozapine titration
Mean cumulative total antipsychotic dose (mg) Days 1-15 3625.1 512.4 6102.5 893.8
Mean daily antipsychotic dose (mg) Days 1-15 241.7 34.2 406.8 63.8
Mean cumulative total antipsychotic dose (mg) Days 16-30 5202.8 4219.9 5817.2 2600
Mean daily antipsychotic dose (mg) Days 16-30 346.9 281.3 387.8 185.7
Mean Ratio (Days 16–30: Days 1–15) 1.4 7.3 1.1 2.9

Langan et al.

Langan et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:214   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-214

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