Side effect(s) of Trifluoperazine

Review the side-effects of Trifluoperazine as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

   Most Common
- Drowsiness, dizziness, skin reactions, rash, dry mouth, sleeplessness, absence of menstrual periods, fatigue, muscular weakness, loss of appetite, spontaneous secretion of milk, blurred vision and neuromuscular (extrapyramidal) reactions.

   Central Nervous System
- Headache, extreme tiredness, weakness, muscle stiffness, confusion, agitation and jitteriness.

- Nausea and constipation.

- Sweating and yellowing of the skin.

- Impotence and breast enlargement/tenderness in male.

   Allergic Reactions
- Blisters, hives, itching, difficulty in breathing or swallowing, swelling of the eyes, face, mouth, lips, tongue, throat, arms, hands, feet, ankles or lower legs.

- Vision loss.

- Fever, flu-like symptoms, sore throat, chills and other signs of infection.

Other Precautions :

Avoid alcohol consumption.

Drug Name : Trifluoperazine

Trifluoperazine(Stelazine) generic is a tranquilizer, prescribed for schizophrenia (emotional and mental conditions). It works by decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain.

Trade Names for Trifluoperazine

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