fluphenazine


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flu·phen·a·zine

 (flo͞o-fĕn′ə-zēn′)
n.
A phenothiazine drug, C22H26F3N3OS, used in its hydrochloride and decanoate forms to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.

fluphenazine

(fluːˈfɛnəˌziːn)
n
a powerful antipsychotic drug used to treat various psychoses including schizophrenia and extreme bipolar disorder
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Noun1.fluphenazine - tranquilizer used to treat psychotic disorders
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fluphenazine

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TABLE 1 Antipsychotic agents and recommended dosages (5,8) Drug Dosage (mg/d) First-generation antipsychotics Chlorpromazine 300-1000 Haloperidol 5-20 Perphenazine 16-64 Second-generation antipsychotics Aripiprazole 10-30 Asenapine 5 Clozapine 150-600 Lurasidone 40-160 Olanzapine 10-30 Paliperidone 3-12 Quetiapine 300-800 Risperidone 2-8 Ziprasidone 120-200 TABLE 2 Long-acting injectable antipsychotics (21) Generic name Dose (mg) Frequency (weeks) Risperidone 25-50 Q 2 Paliperidone palmitate 34-234 Q 4 273-819 Q 12 Olanzapine pamoate 150-405 Q 2-4 Aripiprazole 300-400 Q 4 441-882 Q 4 Haloperidol decanoate 50-200 Q 4 Fluphenazine decanoate 12.
Thus, after successful smoking cessation, concentrations of clozapine, fluphenazine, haloperidol, and olanzapine may increase, and dose reduction may be warranted.
3] Many antipsychotics (both typical and atypical) like chlorpromazine, fluphenazine, haloperidol, trifluoperazine, amisulpride, olanzapine and risperidone have been implicated.
Jacobson and Turkel (2013) described an eight-month-old infant of Vietnamese descent with delirium and with significant congenital heart disease who exhibited elevated liver enzymes with no liver-related clinical symptoms during treatment with fluphenazine.
This is an observation study of schizophrenic patients using mainly atypical antipsychotics except fluphenazine decanoate depot preparations.
These medications are chlorpromazine, haloperidol, perphenazine, and fluphenazine.
1,2) This syndrome is classically associated with the use of high potency first generation antipsychotics such as fluphenazine and haloperidol.
A low-risk drug was prescribed to the rest of the patients (aripiprazole, ziprasidone, haloperidol, fluphenazine, molindone, pimozide, or mesoridazine).