chlorprothixene


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chlorprothixene

 [klor″pro-thik´sēn]
a thioxanthene drug having sedative, antiemetic, antihistaminic, anticholinergic, and alpha-adrenergic blocking activity; used to control symptoms of psychotic disorders.

chlorprothixene

(klōr″prō-thik′sēn″)
A first-generation antipsychotic agent used to treat schizophrenia. Its side effects include sedation, slurred speech, and tardive dyskinesia.

chlorprothixene

a thioxanthene derivative, related to the phenothiazine tranquilizers. Used as a tranquilizer, especially in pigs.
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flupentixol See Antipsychotics page 3 (Fluanxol), chlorprothixene, levomepromazine (Nozinan), quetiapine (Seroquel), risperidone (Risperdal), olanzapine, and ziprasidone (Geodon), reported Dr.
199) In comparing the two compounds, it was noted that the pharmacological properties of chlorprothixene strongly resembled the properties of chlorpromazine.
ANTI-PSYCHOTIC MEDICATION WITHIN LAST PSYCHOTIC EPISODE FOR THE 8 PATIENTS WITH SCHIZOPHRENIA-LIKE PSYCHOSIS Patient 1 * 2 * 3 * Previous to Previous to Previous to hospital: hospital: hospital: Haloperidol Unmedicated Haloperidol Zuclopenthixol Chlorprothixene Levomepromazine Hospital: Hospital: Hospital: Risperidone Olanzapine Quetiapine Zuclopenthixol 2 mg Initial dose: Initial: Initial: 2 mg (Risp.
In the study, the category of conventional antipsychotics included perphenazine, fluphenazine, trifluoperazine, thiothixene, haloperidol, molindone, loxapine, prochlorperazine, acetophenazine, promazine, triflupromazine, thioridazine, mesoridazine and chlorprothixene.
Commonly used thioxanthenes include chlorprothixene and thiothixene.
4 Oxcarbazepine 8 Amitriptyline 10 Paroxetine 4 Bromazepam 4 Thioridazine 10 Carbamazepine 40 Tiapride 22 Chlordiazepoxide 4 Tramadol 20 Chlorprothixene 10 Trazodone 4 Citalopram 4 Triazolam 0.