A member asked:

Can you tell me what to expect with someone who has tried haldol, (haloperidol) haliperidol?

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Dr. AUSTINA CHO answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

Haldol or the generic name haloperidol is used for the treatment of psychotic symptoms including delusions such as paranoia ; hallucinations. A person may experience no side effects, if taken properly. However, the drug may cause sedation, fatigue ; cognitive dulling. Other side effects include muscle stiffness, tremors, ; restlessness. If a person has fever ; severe rigidity, then go to an er.

Answered Jun 25, 2014



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