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Thioridazine

Thioridazine Information

Thioridazine Benefits & Uses

Thioridazine is used to treat the following -

  1. Schizophrenia Primary

Thioridazine 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 Thioridazine

Thioridazine

Thioridazine Side Effects

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

  1. Dry Mouth Mild
  2. Abnormal voluntary movements
  3. Parkinsonism
  4. Weight gain
  5. Akathisia
  6. Dystonia Moderate
  7. Constipation Moderate
  8. Dizziness Mild
  9. Drowsiness
  10. Headache Mild
  11. Nausea or vomiting

Thioridazine Related Warnings

Is the use of Thioridazine safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Thioridazine safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Thioridazine on the Kidneys?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Thioridazine on the Liver?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Thioridazine on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Thioridazine for heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Thioridazine with Other Drugs

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

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Candesartan

    Thioridazine Contraindications

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

    1. Depression
    2. Suicidal Tendency
    3. Tardive Dyskinesia
    4. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
    5. Heart Disease

    Frequently asked Questions about Thioridazine

    Is this Thioridazine habit forming or addictive?

    No, you do not get addicted to Thioridazine.

    नहीं

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

    No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Thioridazine.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Thioridazine only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Yes, in many cases, taking Thioridazine can help with mental disorders.

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    Thioridazine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Thioridazine

    It is safe to take Thioridazine with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Thioridazine

    Taking alcohol with Thioridazine can be dangerous.

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