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Is light sensitivity common from antipyschotic navane (thiothixene)?

Is light sensitivity common  from antipyschotic navane (thiothixene)?

Skin photosensitive: Navane (thiothixene) can increase skin sensitivity to ultraviolet light, so sun precautions should be taken when using this drug. It is not particularly known for causing ocular light sensitivity. ...Read more

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Navane (Definition)

Navane is a high strength D2 stimulator which is a kind of drug ...Read more


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What kind of medicine is thiothixene plz?

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What kind of medicine is thiothixene plz?

Navane (thiothixene): http://www.drugs.com/mtm/thiothixene.html.

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Is chlorpromazine (thorazine) effective?

Is chlorpromazine (thorazine) effective?

Depends: Thorazine (chlorpromazine) can be prescribed for many conditions including psychosis, nausea and vomiting, sedation, and intractable hiccups at a wide range of doses. It can certainly be effective in some individuals, however side effects including sedation and weight gain may be problematic for some. ...Read more

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Which causes asthenia after not taking; 1-Haloperidol 2-Carbamazepine 3-Lamotrigine 4-Biperiden 5-Methocarbamol 6-Quetiapine 7-Clomipramine?

Which causes asthenia after not taking; 1-Haloperidol  
2-Carbamazepine
3-Lamotrigine
4-Biperiden
5-Methocarbamol
6-Quetiapine
7-Clomipramine?

Asthenia : Weakness can be caused by induction of an adrenal deficiency in the setting of chronic steroid use ( withdrawal ) Any of the medications listed can produce perceived weakness in the setting of anxiety. ...Read more

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What is trilafon (perphenazine)?

What is trilafon (perphenazine)?

Conventional antipsy: Perphenazine is a conventional antipsychotic used to treat symptoms of schizophrenia and to control severe nausea and vomiting in adults. You can ask your prescribing doctor and pharmacist as to why you were given this medication. ...Read more

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Side effects of prolixin (fluphenazine) please?

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Side effects of prolixin (fluphenazine) please?

Search online: Check out www.drugs.com & online.Epocrates.Com for drug information. http://www.drugs.com/mtm/fluphenazine.html https://online.Epocrates.Com/noframe/showpage.Do?Method=drugs&monographid=29 you'll need to sign up/in for latter but it's free. ...Read more

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Depression: haldol (haloperidol) an effective treatment?

Depression: haldol (haloperidol) an effective treatment?

Haldol (haloperidol): is not an antidepressant medication. Hadol could be considered if an individual had a psychotic depression or possible a schizoaffective disorder with depression. In those situations - it would not normally be used for monotherapy. Take care. ...Read more

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Took haldol (haloperidol) cogentin. How long do side effects last?

Took haldol (haloperidol) cogentin. How long do side effects last?

Up tp 24 hours or so: The side effects of Haldol (haloperidol) should normally take about 24 hours, but some such as akathesia may take a couple of days. As for cogentin, if you took only one dose, the effects should mostly abate after 24 hours, definitely in 36 hours. ...Read more

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Stelazine / trifluoperazine is for schizophrenia?

Stelazine / trifluoperazine is for schizophrenia?

Yes: Stelazine is a first generation antipsychotic medication. It is effective in controlling the psychosis as seen in schizophrenia. As you indicated, trifluoperazine is the generic name for stelazine. The first generation antipsychotic medications tend to have more side-effects then the second generation antipsychotics. This may especially apply to the side-effect called tardive dyskinesia. ...Read more

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Does invega sustenna (paliperidone palmitate) zyprexa cause hypothyroidism. ?

Does invega sustenna (paliperidone palmitate) zyprexa cause hypothyroidism. ?

Maybe-if weight gain: Invega Sustenna (paliperidone palmitate) & Zyprexa are different,used for same diagnoses. Thyroid dysfunction may be common in major psychiatric conditions so difficult to establish causality. There are look-back reviews indicating possibility of these medications affecting thyroid state; getting thyroid panel before starting either drug is a good idea (to rule out pre-existing thyroid problem).Weight gain can be related. ...Read more

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Side effects of haldol (haloperidol)?

Side effects of haldol (haloperidol)?

Only A Partial List: Side-effects of haldol: mild - blurred vision, constipation, diarrhea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry-mouth, headache, loss of appetite, trouble sleeping, upset stomach. Moderate: dystonias, parkinson's symptoms. Severe - tardive dyskinesia (abnormal involutary movements), neuroleptic malignant syndrome (high fever, muscle rigidity, seizures). This is only a partial list of side effects. ...Read more

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Please tell me what antipsychotic drug is closest to navane (thiothixene)?

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Navane (thiothixene): Other Conventional Antipsychotics (First generation) classified as Non-Phenothiazines, such as Haldol, (haloperidol) Moban & Loxitane. ...Read more

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Benztropine mesylate uses?

Benztropine mesylate uses?

There are a few uses: Benztropine is an anticholinergic drug used to reduce the side effects of antipsychotic treatment, such as pseudoparkinsonism and dystonia. It is also a second-line drug for the treatment of parkinson's disease. It improves tremor but not rigidity and bradykinesia. It is also sometimes used for dystonia, a rare disorder that causes abnormal muscle contraction. ...Read more

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Why is kemadrin (procyclidine) used ?

Why is kemadrin (procyclidine) used ?

Procyclidine: This is an old-fashioned anticholinergic used in the treatment of parkinson's and drug-induced parkinson's and in some other movement disorders. ...Read more

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Are citalopram and risperidone MAOI drugs?

Are citalopram and risperidone MAOI drugs?

No: Citalopram is a selective serotonin re uptake inhibitor and is an antidepressant , resperidone is a monoamine antagonist and is a second generation antipsychotic . ...Read more

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Are haldol (haloperidol) and halothane in related drugs?

No: They are totally different. Haldol (haloperidol) is a first generation, anti-psychotic medication. Halothane is an inhalant used during general anasthesia. ...Read more

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Extrapyramidal symptoms occur with thorazine, haldol, (haloperidol) mellaril, or cardiazem, what to do?

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Extrapyramidal symptoms occur with thorazine, haldol, (haloperidol) mellaril, or cardiazem, what to do?

EPS: Discuss with your prescribing doctor. Depending on the type of EPS, there are many medications to manage them. ...Read more

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I'm taking navane (thiothixene) and trileptal. I feel lazy. Could it be the side effects of the medication?

I'm  taking navane (thiothixene) and trileptal. I feel lazy. Could it be the side effects of the medication?

Definitely: Both Navane (thiothixene) and Trileptal can make you feel tired or less motivated. But they are also both important "brain stabilizers" (for mood, thought and seizures), and stopping these meds suddenly can make things much worse. Work closely with your doctor to make any gradual adjustments in doses or medications if this "lazy" feeling is stopping you from doing the things you want to do in your life. ...Read more

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What kind of drug is thiothixene?

Antipsychotic: Thiothixene (navane) is a first-generation, high-potency, antipsychotic medication of the thioxanthene class used in the treatment of psychotic disorders, e.g. Schizophrenia. It was introduced by pfizer on july 24, 1967. ...Read more

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Can you get high off thiothixene?

No: Thiothixene is an older (introduced in the '60s) antipsychotic medication used for the treatment of schizophrenia. It does not have any euphoric properties. Some people will abuse anything, though, and because this medication can be sedating, there's probably someone out there who's abused it. It is not a controlled medication, and i've never even heard of a patient "drug seeking" an antipsychotic. ...Read more

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What kind of medicine is thiothixene plz?

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Navane (thiothixene): http://www.drugs.com/mtm/thiothixene.html.

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Can a person get high off of navane (thiothixene)?

Can a person get high off of navane (thiothixene)?

Navane (thiothixene): No, but you can get sick to your stomach & feel like passing out, as well as get blurred vision & put on pounds. ...Read more

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I'm taking navane (thiothixene) and trileptal. I feel lazy. Could it be the side effects of the medication?

Definitely: Both Navane (thiothixene) and Trileptal can make you feel tired or less motivated. But they are also both important "brain stabilizers" (for mood, thought and seizures), and stopping these meds suddenly can make things much worse. Work closely with your doctor to make any gradual adjustments in doses or medications if this "lazy" feeling is stopping you from doing the things you want to do in your life. ...Read more

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Please tell me what antipsychotic drug is closest to navane (thiothixene)?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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Navane (thiothixene): Other Conventional Antipsychotics (First generation) classified as Non-Phenothiazines, such as Haldol, (haloperidol) Moban & Loxitane. ...Read more

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Is light sensitivity common from antipyschotic navane (thiothixene)?

Skin photosensitive: Navane (thiothixene) can increase skin sensitivity to ultraviolet light, so sun precautions should be taken when using this drug. It is not particularly known for causing ocular light sensitivity. ...Read more

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Thiothixene 3 times a day and Wellbutrin xl in the morning I am getting blistery rash they gave me benadryl is that good enough?

Thiothixene 3 times a day and Wellbutrin xl in the morning I am getting blistery rash they gave me benadryl is that good enough?

Unsure: Rash can occur with Thiothixene and with Wellbutrin XL. Combining these two medications can lower seizure threshold. I have usually stopped use of wellbutrin if this type of rash occurs and wellbutrin appears to be the culprit. ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Cold: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea.. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! ...Read more

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What is asp?

What is asp?

In acupuncture an: Asp is an acupuncture semi-permanent needle. They are made in germany & come in stainless steel, gold, silver & titanium. They are used for auricular (ear) acupuncture. They are usually referred to as "asp's". ...Read more

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Pls help me?

Help: In order to assist you - you need to provide us with more information. Please re-ask and clarify the question that you need help with. Take care. ...Read more

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Am i dying ?

I don't know: I don't know, john. Technically, every person who is alive will die someday, yes. But unless you have been diagnosed with some untreatable illness, then no, you are not actively dying. If this is something you worry about a lot, mention it to one of your parents, a close adult friend, or a school counselor. A lot of people have these kinds of worries and you can get help to not worry so much. ...Read more

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