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Can akathisia speed up bodily smells from haldol (haloperidol) and zyprexa?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
Psychiatry
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In brief: no

There are no bodily smells from Haldol (haloperidol) or zyprexa.

In brief: no

There are no bodily smells from Haldol (haloperidol) or zyprexa.
Dr. Donald Jacobson
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Body odors

I have seen no reports of increased body odor related to either of these medications.
Zyprexa can increase sweating in 1% to 10%. Hyperhidrosis can occur in 0.1 to 1% with Haldol. However, I don't know that would mean that either would cause an increase in body odor.

In brief: Body odors

I have seen no reports of increased body odor related to either of these medications.
Zyprexa can increase sweating in 1% to 10%. Hyperhidrosis can occur in 0.1 to 1% with Haldol. However, I don't know that would mean that either would cause an increase in body odor.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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