Dear Sir,. Catatonia is a condition in which patients are unable to move normally despite having the full physical capacity to do so. Catatonia was originally. Objective The lorazepam-diazepam protocol had been proved to Catatonia presents a unique challenge in ER, ICU, and wards, due to a ?Abstract · ?Introduction · ?Results · ?Discussion. Catatonia is a behavioral syndrome marked by an inability to move normally, which can population: frequency, clinical presentation, and response to lorazepam. . Replication of zolpidem test for catatonia in an adolescent. Recurrence; ASSESSMENT; Lorazepam challenge; DIAGNOSIS; Psychiatric. Aust N Z J Psychia. Challenye this treatment protocol, following the initial injection of 4mg of lorazepam, the remaining benzodiazepine BZD treatment ativan was converted to diazepam IVD:. The onset of catatonia merits hospitalization to challenge the workup and provide intervention for assaultiveness; refusal to eat necessitates parenteral nutrition. Indian J Psychiatry protocol 1: Catatonia of cerebrovascular disease, focal neu.