Conversion Disorders Medication

Updated: Nov 09, 2015
  • Author: Scott A Marshall, MD; Chief Editor: David Bienenfeld, MD  more...
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Medication

Medication Summary

Sparse evidence exists for use of medications for the independent treatment of conversion. Medications that have been tried with success include tricyclic antidepressants, haloperidol, and also treatment with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). [36, 37] Treatment of coexisting psychological or psychiatric disease is warranted.