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Fluphenazine Information

Fluphenazine Benefits & Uses

Fluphenazine is used to treat the following -

Fluphenazine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Fluphenazine


Fluphenazine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Fluphenazine is used -

  1. Blurred vision
  2. Dizziness Mild
  3. Jaundice Moderate
  4. Constipation Moderate
  5. Dystonia Moderate
  6. Akathisia
  7. Headache Mild
  8. Drowsiness
  9. Dry Mouth Mild
  10. Weight gain

Fluphenazine Related Warnings

Is the use of Fluphenazine safe for pregnant women?

Fluphenazine can cause unwanted effects on pregnant women. If you experience any such side effects, stop taking Fluphenazine right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.


Is the use of Fluphenazine safe during breastfeeding?

Fluphenazine may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Fluphenazine on the Kidneys?

Information about safety of Fluphenazine for kidney is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.


What is the effect of Fluphenazine on the Liver?

Fluphenazine may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.


What is the effect of Fluphenazine on the Heart?

Fluphenazine may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.


Severe Interaction of Fluphenazine with Other Drugs

Fluphenazine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Fluphenazine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Fluphenazine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Depression
  2. Tardive Dyskinesia
  3. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  4. Reye's syndrome
  5. Diabetes
  6. Heart Disease
  7. Liver Disease
  8. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Fluphenazine

Is this Fluphenazine habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Fluphenazine has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Fluphenazine, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Fluphenazine can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Fluphenazine only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Fluphenazine works for mental disorders.

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Fluphenazine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Fluphenazine

It is safe to take Fluphenazine with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Fluphenazine

Taking alcohol with Fluphenazine can be dangerous.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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