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Adasuve

loxapine
Loxapine is an antipsychotic medication that is used to treat agitation related to schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Loxapine inhalation is given only in a hospital or clinic setting where any breathing problems can be quickly treated. Loxapine inhalation may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
loxapine
DRUG TYPE
miscellaneous antipsychotic agents

Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use this medicine if you have breathing problems that can cause bronchospasm (such as asthma or COPD), or if you are currently having trouble breathing with cough and wheezing. You should not use loxapine if you have ever had breathing problems after using it in the past.

Loxapine inhalation can cause bronchospasm (wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath) that can lead to serious lung problems or make your breathing stop. This medicine must be given in a hospital or clinic setting where your doctor can quickly treat any serious side effects that occur.

Loxapine is not approved for use in older adults with dementia-related psychosis.

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