Fast Five Quiz: Tardive Dyskinesia Risk Factors

Christoph U. Correll, MD; James Robert Brasic, MD, MPH


March 17, 2023

Older female patients appear to be particularly susceptible to the development of TD.

Other populations at increased risk for the development of TD include elderly patients, Black patients, patients with mood disorders, intellectual disability, or central nervous system injury, as well as patients with a history of akathisia, parkinsonism, or acute dystonic reactions.

Learn more about the age, sex, and race-related demographics of TD.


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