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Dystonic Reaction To Compazine
If someone has a dystonic reaction to compazine (prochlorperazine) does that mean they're allergic or is that just the result of the dopamine receptor blockade?
What exactly is transient dystonic reaction? Or is it just kind of a broad term, like fibromyalgia?
Functional term: Dystonic reactions: functional changes mediated by autonomic nerve impulses causing organs to beat, move, contract, spasm, expand. Fibromyalgia: British MD's aware relationship of Hypermobility Syndrome & Fibro. Loose joints beget tilted body tower struggling to remain upright as repetitive gravitational stress causes joint subluxations, autonomic impingements & soft tissue spasm/pain; etiologic. ...Read more
Can Lamotragine cause a dystonic reaction? I've had it before on quetiapine and it stopped. Now I'm on Lamotragine and its happened again
My pcp thinks I have a dystonic reaction to lexapro, (escitalopram) I have tightness in lips and face. Also I had low b12. He tried diazepam, klonopin, benztropine.
I had a severe allergic reaction to Compazine years ago... All muscles drew up. I almost died. My doctor now prescribed me Hydroxyzine is it safe?
Hydroxyzine: These medications are NOT from same category (class) of medications. If you had bad reaction to compazine, doesn't mean you cannot take hydroxyzine. ...Read more
Compazine (prochlorperazine): Side effects of Compazine (prochlorperazine) can be serious and are related to the compound itself, which is a mild anti-psychotic drug with structure similar to other older antiphyschotics. Serious effects can involve spastic movement, temperature increase and muscle breakdown with high fever that is life threatening in rare cases. More common is spastic movements called extra-pyramidal effects, disjointed mvmt. ...Read more
MIGRAINE AND VOMITIN:
Compazine (prochlorperazine) can help to treat nausea and vomiting which are associated with migraine.
The recommended adult dose is 5-10 mg orally every 6-8 hrs as needed not round clock.
It is not advised to take it very frequently as any medication has adverse effects, Compazine (prochlorperazine) may leads to side effects as it decreases the Dopamine in the body. ...Read more
Some similar drugs: Prochlorperazine (compazine) is a phenothiazine type of drug. Other phenothiazine drugs include: Promethazine (phenergan), Chlorpromazine (thorazine), Fluphenazine (prolixin), trifluoperazine (stelazine), etc... A person allergic to Compazine (prochlorperazine) may choose to avoid other drugs of the same type, but it is hard to predict which similar drug he will react to. ...Read more
Oral or IV or IM: If you are taking it for vertigo and IF it is going to work should take effect in 20-30 minutes orally or by dissolving tablet in your mouth but a bit quicker for IV and variable for IM. 2 issues; do you rally have vertigo or is it another problem? Even if you have true vertigo it may not work. If not improving see your doctor. ...Read more
Yes, cautiously: Caution is advised. The combination may increase the risk of sedation and psychomotor impairment ...Read more
It depends...: It depends on if you've taken a single dose or multiple doses. For a single dose it should be gone within 30-50 hours. For multiple doses it should be gone within 70-110 hours from your last dose. However the effects of any dose should last no longer than 3-4 hours. ...Read more
According to Epocrates my subscription drug app. There is no interaction between these 2 drugs. However
I added your other listed drugs. There are interactions btw Norco and Tylenol; Compazine (prochlorperazine) and Norco. Contact your pharmacist and Doctor to discuss the risks benefits of taking all of these drugs together at once. ...Read more
Sedation and more:
These medications should only be taken together if specifically directed by your physician. The combination will be more sedating and constipating. There are reports of low blood pressure.
Only take these if your physician directed you to do so and follow up with her/him if you have any issues. ...Read more
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What's the problem with taking Compazine together with Reglan (metoclopramide)? If they can't be taken together, how long after taking Compazine can I take Reglan (metoclopramide)?
Severe side effects: Any med has some risk of side effects; when prescribing, we balance benefits against risks. When combining Compazine with Reglan (metoclopramide), (metoclopramide) rare risks of side effects of each are magnified & include confusion, fever, fast heart rate, stiff muscles, & involuntary movements. Recommend asking a pharmacist how long after Compazine it's safe to take Reglan (metoclopramide).Zofran (ondansetron) may be safer choice to ask doc about ...Read more
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Yes: They are in different drug classes and should not cross react. However they are not usually given for the same indication. If you are looking for a good substitute for nausea a better choice would be zofran and/ or possibly dramamine. Phenergan (promethazine) is very sedating and may not be tolerated but is also a possibility if looking for nausea solution. Antivert is acceptable. ...Read more
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