Chlorpromazine (Thorazine)100 Mg – 100 tablet

Chlorpromazine (Thorazine)100 Mg – 100 tablet

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Each 100mg Chlorpromazine 100 tablets per box is used to treat hiccups, tetanus, mania, upset stomach and throwing up, schizophrenia and more.

ATC Classification: N05AA01
Active Ingrediant: Chlorpromazine
Generic Name: Chlorpromazine
Manufacturer: Sun Pharma
Strength: 100 Mg
Dosage Type: Tablet
Packaging Type: Foil in Box
Contains: 100 Tab

Description

What is this drug used for?

• It is used to treat hiccups.

• It is used to treat tetanus.

• It is used to treat problems with how one acts.

• It is used to treat acute intermittent porphyria.

• It is used to treat mania.

• It is used to treat upset stomach and throwing up.

• It is used to treat schizophrenia.

• It is used to ease anxiety before surgery.

• It may be given to you for other reasons. Talk with the doctor.

Frequently reported side effects of this drug

• Constipation

• Dry mouth

• Fatigue

• Stuffy nose

• Nausea

Other side effects of this drug: Talk with your doctor right away if you have any of these signs of:

• Infection

• Neuroleptic malignant syndrome like fever, muscle cramps or stiffness, dizziness, severe headache, confusion, change in thinking, fast heartbeat, abnormal heartbeat, or sweating a lot.

• High blood sugar like confusion, fatigue, increased thirst, increased hunger, passing a lot of urine, flushing, fast breathing, or breath that smells like fruit.

• Low blood sugar like dizziness, headache, fatigue, feeling weak, shaking, fast heartbeat, confusion, increased hunger, or sweating.

• Tardive dyskinesia like unable to control body movements; tongue, face, mouth, or jaw sticking out; mouth puckering; or puffing cheeks.

• Fast heartbeat

• Yellow skin

• Abnormal heartbeat

• Erection that lasts more than 4 hours

• Abnormal movements

• Twitching

• Change in balance

• Agitation

• Muscle weakness

• Difficulty swallowing

• Difficulty speaking

• Dizziness

• Passing out

• Tremors

• Difficulty moving

• Rigidity

• Drooling

• Behavioral changes

• Seizures

• Swelling of arms or legs

• Vision changes

• Bruising

• Bleeding

• Enlarged breasts

• Nipple discharge

• Sexual dysfunction

• No menstrual periods

• Difficult urination

• Unable to pass urine

• Severe loss of strength and energy

• Trouble sleeping

• Signs of a significant reaction like wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Note: This is not a comprehensive list of all side effects. Talk to your doctor if you have questions.

 

Pronunciation

(klor PROE ma zeen)

 

Medication Safety Issues

Sound-alike/look-alike issues:

ChlorproMAZINE may be confused with chlordiazePOXIDE, chlorproPAMIDE, clomiPRAMINE, prochlorperazine, promethazine

Thorazine may be confused with thiamine, thioridazine

 

Storage and Stability

Oral: Store at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F); protect from light and moisture.

Injection solution: Store at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F); excursions permitted to 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F). Protect from light and freezing. A slightly yellowed solution does not indicate potency loss, but a markedly discolored solution should be discarded.

 

Adverse Reactions

Cardiovascular: ECG abnormality (nonspecific QT changes), orthostatic hypotension, syncope, tachycardia

Central nervous system: Brain edema, catatonic-like state, dizziness, drowsiness, dystonia, extrapyramidal reaction, hyperpyrexia, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, parkinsonism, psychotic symptoms, restlessness, tardive dyskinesia, tardive dystonia

Dermatologic: Contact dermatitis, cutaneous lupus erythematosus (Pavlidakey 1985), skin photosensitivity, skin pigmentation (slate gray)

Endocrine & metabolic: Weight gain

Gastrointestinal: Atony of colon, constipation, increased appetite, nausea, obstipation, paralytic ileus, xerostomia

Genitourinary: Breast engorgement, ejaculatory disorder, false positive pregnancy test, impotence, lactation, priapism, urinary retention

Hematologic & oncologic: Agranulocytosis, aplastic anemia, eosinophilia, hemolytic anemia, immune thrombocytopenia, leukopenia

Hepatic: Jaundice

Hypersensitivity: Nonimmune anaphylaxis

Neuromuscular & skeletal: Lupus-like syndrome (Pavlidakey 1985)

Ophthalmic: Corneal deposits, lens disease (deposits), miosis, mydriasis, star-shaped cataract, visual impairment

Respiratory: Nasal congestion

Miscellaneous: Low fever

Postmarketing: Abnormal proteins in cerebrospinal fluid, amenorrhea, angioedema, asthma, epithelial keratopathy, exfoliative dermatitis, glycosuria, gynecomastia, hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, laryngeal edema, pancytopenia, peripheral edema, retinitis pigmentosa, seizure

Brand

Sun Pharma

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