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Are haldol (haloperidol) and halothane in related drugs?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. Kevin Passer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
5 doctors agree
In brief: No
They are totally different.
Haldol (haloperidol) is a first generation, anti-psychotic medication. Halothane is an inhalant used during general anasthesia.

In brief: No
They are totally different.
Haldol (haloperidol) is a first generation, anti-psychotic medication. Halothane is an inhalant used during general anasthesia.
Dr. Kevin Passer
Dr. Kevin Passer
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Dr. Karen Sibert
Halothane is a modified version of ether, given only as an inhaled gas. Haldol (haloperidol) is a sedative and anti-psychotic med that can be given IV or in pill form.
Dr. Kevin Nasky
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: No they are not
Halothane is an inhaled, general anesthesia.
Haloperidol (haldol) is an older antipsychotic medication (introduced in 1967) used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.

In brief: No they are not
Halothane is an inhaled, general anesthesia.
Haloperidol (haldol) is an older antipsychotic medication (introduced in 1967) used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.
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Dr. William Jenkins
Anesthesiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes,
they both contain the halogen Fluorine, they both alter your mind, but there are more disimilarities

In brief: Yes,
they both contain the halogen Fluorine, they both alter your mind, but there are more disimilarities
Dr. William Jenkins
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