Restarting Clozapine After Missed Dose

Q: 38-year-old patient with history of treatment-resistant schizophrenia was stable on clozapine 350 mg bedtime dosing. He stopped his clozapine four days ago and is admitted to the inpatient psychiatry unit for worsening psychotic symptoms. How will you initiate his clozapine on the first day of hospitalization?

Answer:

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