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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, several: Depending on the type of side effects you're experiencing, medications such as Artane and Cogentin (benztropine) could be helpful. Please see your ps ... Read More
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Haldol (haloperidol): Cogentin, benadryl, (diphenhydramine) kemadrin.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Haldol (haloperidol): Haldol (haloperidol) is prescribed for agitation, bipolar do & psychoses. I would recommend inquiring from your boyfriend about what it is prescribed ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Discuss this with: your boyfriend. Haldol is prescribed for more conditions that Schizophrenia.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
43 years experience Child Psychiatry
Depends on SE: Several medications are used with Haldol (haloperidol) to reduce side effects. Most commonly, the biggest problem is what are call eprs (extrapyramic ... Read More
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Haldol (haloperidol): Several medications have been tried, depending on the side-effect, such as Cogentin or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for extra pyramidal symptoms.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Haldol (haloperidol): Cogentin, benadryl, (diphenhydramine) kemadrin.
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Dr. Andrius Baskys
46 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
This : This is a side effect of Haldol (haloperidol) made significantly stronger by zoloft. The elimination of these drugs from the body depends on a liver e ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
30 years experience Psychiatry
Unfortunately Yes: Overdosage of Haldol (haloperidol) is manifested by many of the same side effects experienced only to an intense degree: severe extrapyramical reactio ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Nasky
16 years experience Psychiatry
No they are not: Halothane is an inhaled, general anesthesia. Haloperidol (haldol) is an older antipsychotic medication (introduced in 1967) used to treat schizophreni ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Haldol: Per drugs.Com Haldol oral doses for psychosis can be anywhere from 0.5 to 2mg 2 to 3 times per day to up to 100mg/ day in severe cases. An overdose ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
42 years experience Internal Medicine
NO: I will be vey careful giving Haldol (haloperidol) without knowing detail history of the situation.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
35 years experience Neurosurgery
Haldol (haloperidol): Haldol or haloperidol is a drug used primarily to treat psychosis. It has been used for decades and remains an effective drug for a variety of medical ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
43 years experience Child Psychiatry
Mostly supportive: There is no antidote for an overdose of haldol (haloperidol). If caught acutely, lavage to get as much out of the stomach as possible, plus charcoal ... Read More

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