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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

Dr. Rohan Ganguli
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Perphenazine (Definition)

Perphenazine is a medium strength D2 stimulator which is a kind of drug ...Read more


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Anyone know perphenazine (trilafon) fx?

Anyone know perphenazine (trilafon) fx?

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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Anyone know about perphenazine (trilafon) ?

Anyone know about perphenazine (trilafon) ?

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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Does trilafon (perphenazine) cause weight change?

Trilafon (perphenazine): Back in days when trilafon (perphenazine) was popular, wt. Changes were reported, most were increase in wt., few showed slight decrease. ...Read more

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Does trilafon (perphenazine) cause you weight gain?

Does trilafon (perphenazine) cause you weight gain?

Yes: It can both stimulate appetite and cause carbohydrate cravings. There are other available medications that have a smaller risk of these side effects. ...Read more

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How to switch from trilafon to abilify (aripiprazole)?

Under Supervision: Dr ali has provided specifics. This should only be done under medical supervision. It is important that this be discussed & coordinated with your prescribing physician. ...Read more

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Equivalent dose of perphenazine 8mg tid to haloperidol.Because of somnolence &weight gain.

Equivalent dose of   perphenazine 8mg tid to haloperidol.Because of somnolence &weight gain.

Ask pharmacist: An answer to a question like this is likely not going to be precise since your physician will want to take many things into consideration before making such a switch. It would be best to have the pharmacist contact the physician in order to carry out this particular substitution of drugs. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of perphenazine?

What are the side effects of perphenazine?

Many Dangerous: Perphenazine is used to treat the symptoms of schizophrenia and is also used to control severe nausea and vomiting in adults. Dangerous side effects include neuroleptic malignant syndrome with muscle stiffness and high fevers, also seizures, abnormal heartbeat, inflammation of the liver, difficulty breathing, severe muscle spasms, and uncontrolled movements of face, mouth or jaw. ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Trilafon (Definition)

Trilafon is a medium strength D2 stimulator which is a kind of drug ...Read more