Thorazine Oral Tablet 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Thorazine: Oral tablet (100mg)

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Chlorpromazine 100mg Tab
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: GG 437  |  100
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Chlorpromazine 100mg Tab
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc
Pill Identification: 832 100 
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Chlorpromazine 100mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 832 100 
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Thorazine 100mg Tab
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: SKF T77 
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Chlorpromazine 100mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: GG 437  |  100
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Chlorpromazine 100mg Tab
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: SZ 225 

What is this Medicine?

CHLORPROMAZINE (klor PROE ma zeen) has many different uses. It is used to treat certain mental and behavioral disorders. It is also used to control nausea and vomiting, nervousness before surgery, and hiccups that will not go away. It is also used to treat episodes of porphyria and in combination with other medicines to treat tetanus.

In-Depth Information

Thorazine 100mg Tablet

NDC: 001085077
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Schizophrenia, Acute Intermittent Porphyria, Nausea/vomiting, Acute Psychosis, Singultus (hiccups)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, Migraine, Agitation, Delirium

Thorazine 100mg Tablet
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GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: SKF T77 
Shape: round
Color: orange

Reported Side Effects for Thorazine 100mg Tablet

Lack Of Oxygen Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Psychosis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Darkened Skin Patches Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bowel Obstruction Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Restlessness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Photosensitivity Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Pseudoparkinsonism Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dystonic Reaction Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Yellow Skin Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Gain Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Thorazine 100mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Thorazine 100mg Tablet(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Enteral Feedings and Thorazine 100mg Tablet(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Enteral Feedings and Chlorpromazine(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Chlorpromazine oral concentrate must be diluted prior to administration. Do not mix it with nutritional supplement shakes or tube feedings such as Ensure or Pediasure. Mixing chlorpromazine oral concentrate with these products may lessen the drug's beneficial effect. You can continue to use these products, just separate the time you use them from the doses of the oral concentrate. Other alternatives should be used to dilute your dose. You may dilute chlorpromazine oral concentrate with tomato or fruit juice, milk, simple syrup, orange syrup, carbonated beverages, coffee, tea, or water. Semi-solid foods, such as applesauce or pudding, may also be used. If you are not sure if you are taking a nutritional supplement, ask your heatlh care professionals to review your medications and diet. Chlorpromazine tablets do not interact with these nutritional products.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Thorazine 100mg Tablet(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Tobacco and Phenothiazines(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Tobacco smoking may reduce the effectiveness of this drug in treating your condition; Tobacco smoke contains substances that speed the removal of this drug from the body. Alternatively, if you take this drug and suddenly stop Tobacco smoking, you may feel more drowsy or tired, or may experience confusion, dizziness, difficulty in movement or other side effects. If you will stop smoking, use care in driving or operating machinery until you know how this drug will affect you. Make sure your prescriber is aware that you smoke Tobacco or if you plan to stop smoking. Report any unusual side effects promptly.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Thorazine 100mg Tablet(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Marijuana and Antipsychotics(Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride)
Marijuana smoke may decrease the effectiveness of Antipsychotics by increasing the elimination of Antipsychotic medications from the body. If you smoke Marijuana, Medical, notify your prescriber if you experience changes in mood (like agitation or hearing or seeing things that are not really there) that may indicate your Antipsychotic medication is not working as well for you. If you suddenly stop smoking Marijuana, Medical, this may increase the actions of Antipsychotics; notify your prescriber if you notice increased drowsiness, dizziness or other unusual side effects.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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