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fluphenazine

 [floo-fen´ah-zēn]
a phenothiazineantipsychotic agent, used as the decanoate ester, enanthate ester, and hydrochloride salt.

fluphenazine

/flu·phen·a·zine/ (floo-fen´ah-zēn) a phenothiazineantipsychotic, used as f. decanoate, f. enanthate, and f. hydrochloride.

fluphenazine

(flo͞o-fĕn′ə-zēn′)
n.
A phenothiazine drug, C22H26F3N3OS, used in its hydrochloride and decanoate forms to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.

fluphenazine

Permitil®, Prolixin® Pharmacology A tranquilizer, antipsychotic, neuroleptic

fluphenazine

A PHENOTHIAZINE derivative drug used in the treatment of psychotic conditions. It can be given by injection for long-term effect. The drug is on the WHO official list. Brand names are Modecate and Moditen. The drug is also formulated with other psychoactive substances and produced under the brand names of Modecate, Moditen and, with nortriptylene, Motival.

fluphenazine

a piperazine-phenothiazine tranquilizer, used as the enanthate ester and hydrochloride salt.
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Rifkin A, Quitkin F, Klein DF Fluphenazine decanoate, oral fluphenazine, and placebo in treatment of remitted schizophrenics.
Rifkin A, Quitkin F, Rabiner CJ, Klein DF Comparison of fluphenazine decanoate, oral fluphenazine, and placebo in remitted outpatient schizophrenics.
b) 44 years old Schizoaffective disorder Ross and African American Schizophrenia, Fabian (11) male, age 44 paranoid type Case report Dual LAIA regimen Ladds et al (7) Risperidone microspheres (a) Fluphenazine decanoate (a) Wartelsteiner Risperidone microspheres, 100 mg every 2 weeks and Hofer (8) Olanzapine pamoate, 300 mg every 2 weeks Scangos Olanzapine pamoate, 405 mg once a month et al (9) Haloperidol decanoate3 Yazdi et al (10.
At least a dozen studies have explored LAIA treatment for FEP, with the use of fluphenazine decanoate, (36) perphenazine enanthate (37) (discontinued), and risperidone microspheres.
In the first group, which included 87 recent-onset patients recruited at an outpatient research clinic at UCLA from 1981 to 1992, patients were treated with fluphenazine decanoate, usually in a dose of 12.
1) It is the fourth second-generation antipsychotic (SGA) depot formulation approved for treating schizophrenia, and the sixth depot antipsychotic if haloperidol and fluphenazine decanoate are considered.
Fluphenazine decanoate is an older, inexpensive LAI with considerable interpatient variability in absorption rate and peak effects, and a relatively short duration of action.