What is Chlorpromazine?

It is a low potency antipsychotic drug which was the first drug robe used as antipsychotic drug. It has been largely replaced by newer antipsychotic drugs which are better tolerated. It's use is now largely restricted for treatment of hiccups,surgery and tetanus.

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Hello doctor, Need a quick suggestion please. My dad is 60 years old. He underwent a bypass surgery last year on Oct 9th 2014. He is recovering...

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Chlorpromazine and metoclopramide

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I appreciate your concern

Based upon your description, your dad...

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please inform me of a cure for chronis hiccups it has been 6 days, was given the drug CHLORPROMAZINE 25 MG ACOUPLE YRS AGO WHEN I HAD THEMSTEADY...

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Baclofen should be tried as a second line medicine!

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Thanks for choosing HCM,

There are a number of medications...

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can seroquel cause a stroke or t.i.a?

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it may increase the risk...

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various antipsychotics including seroquel may increase the risk for...

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