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A 43-year-old member asked:

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

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Dr. AUSTINA CHO
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Helps for paranoia: 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.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me about it's like to try haldol, (haloperidol) haliperidol?

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Dr. Michelle King
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Whether it's: oral or injectable, you can have involuntary movements where arms, legs, face move (see your M.D. if this happens); excitability or tiredness, it depends. Many people do fine, and the symptoms of their illness may resolve. A lot depends on the severity of your illness, smoking, dose of Haldol, (haloperidol) and if it’s oral, injection, any other meds, etc.

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