A 48-year-old female asked:
Is haloperidol used for schizophrenia treatment only? i am prescribed with halo. i am expriencing voice hallucinations and was diagnoised with ptsd.
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
Haldol (haloperidol): Can be used 'off-label'. It is an older antipsychotic medication that has indications for schizophrenia ; tourette disorder. It can be used for psychotic or dissociative symptoms (such as can occur with ptsd). I prefer working with the newer class of atypical antipsychotics. Take care.
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