Monitoring Patients With Psychotic Disorders for Clozapine-Induced Myocarditis or Cardiomyopathy


( Last Updated : June 4, 2021)
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Question

1. What is the diagnostic accuracy of high-sensitivity troponin I testing versus troponin T testing for detecting myocarditis or cardiomyopathy in patients receiving clozapine for psychotic disorders?
2. What are the evidence-based guidelines on the use of clozapine for patients with psychotic disorders?

Key Message

No literature was identified regarding the diagnostic accuracy of high-sensitivity troponin I testing versus troponin T testing for detecting myocarditis or cardiomyopathy in patients receiving clozapine for psychotic disorders. Four evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of clozapine for patients with psychotic disorders.