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A 29-year-old male asked:

Can perpehnazine cause a seizure if im only taking 1 mg a day? is there a drug for schriz with no side effects of potential seizures?

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Dr. Prakash Ettigi
Psychiatry 53 years experience
Yes but unlikely. NO: Among all medications for schizophrenia ( antipsychotics/ old and new ) , perphenazine is mild and least likely to cause seizures at the dose you are taking. All medications available till now can potentially make seizures worse.
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