Haloperidol

What is Haloperidol?

It is a typical or first generation anti psychotic medicine. It acts by blocking D2 receptors in brain. It used in treatment of psychosis.

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hello doctor 39 year old male, Unmarried. Iam having schizophrenia for the last 12 years and have been on various drugs. Presently iam taking...

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Brief Answer:
Please do not worry about the dose of haloperidol.

Detailed Answer:
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Unfortunately there is no "cure...

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Is it possible to give an estimate as to how long it would take for the effects of 0.5 mg of haloperidol IMI to wear off in an elderly, frail...

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Brief Answer:
8 to 10 hours, at the most 12 hours.

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Considering the physical condition of the...

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hi my son is taking haldol and his body is stiff he can hardly move his eyes are very blurry please tell me what can i do. I was about to stop...

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Hello,
Welcome to Healthcaremagic.
From your query i understood that you are afraid of using Haloperidol (haldol) for your son.
Symptoms...

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