haloperidol


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  • noun

Synonyms for haloperidol

tranquilizer (trade name Haldol) used to treat some psychotic disorders and Tourette's syndrome

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Median time to sedation was 8 minutes for haloperidol alone, 10 minutes for the benzodiazepines, and 17.
At the acute hospital, before transfer to the rehabilitation center, she had gone through alcohol withdrawal, and haloperidol was initiated (dose not reported) because of agitation.
Bu durum tedavide faydali olan haloperidol ve kar-bamazepinin etki mekanizmalarini da aciklamaktadir (10).
Haloperidol is widely used in the UK as well as the US.
Haloperidol is also widely used in the UK where about 180,000 dementia patients are thought to be taking the drug.
I gave Ted 5 mg haloperidol and 5 mg midazolam intravenously and then Sr Rebecca set up a syringe driver with 10 mg haloperidol and 15 mg midazolam to run over 12 hours.
A review of Veterans Affairs data on 4,854 patients aged 65 years and older with bipolar disorder showed that the risk of death within 180 days of receiving an antipsychotic prescription was highest for haloperidol, followed by risperidone, olanzapine, and quetiapine; valproate was associated with the lowest excess risk, according to Dr.
The inquest was told Mr Vine's prescription of Haloperidol, an anti-psychotic drug, was started and on one occasion he was given 10 milligrams, which in Mr Boyd's opinion "was an excessive sedation for a frail and elderly man with Parkinson's disease".
The patient was sedated with haloperidol and diazepam and admitted for further investigation.
Haloperidol ve klorpromazin semptomlarin kontrolunde kullanilmaktadir ve dusuk dozda gebelerde guvenilirdir (3).
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its supplemental Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Haloperidol Tablets USP, 10 mg and 20 mg.
This medication, Haloperidol, is causing extreme side-effects in patients, said Bahrain Society for Sickle Cell Anaemia Patient Care chairman Zakareya Ebrahim Alkadhem.
In rodents, administration of haloperidol leads to the development of a behavioural state called catalepsy, in which the animal is not able to correct an externally imposed posture.
haloperidol 20mg/day), and advising against multiple antipsychotics; however, there are no known toxic doses for antipsychotic medications, so these are the most likely to be used at doses that exceed the guidelines.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned that people who purchased certain drugs over the Internet have been sent haloperidol, an anti-psychotic drug, instead of the product they ordered.