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Substance/Medication-Induced Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorder


Substance/medication-induced obsessive-compulsive and related disorder is a condition characterized by the development of obsessive-compulsive symptoms as a direct result of substance use, withdrawal, or exposure to certain medications. The symptoms may include intrusive thoughts, repetitive behaviors, and anxiety, which significantly impact daily functioning and are not attributable to another medical or psychiatric condition.