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Perphenazine

perphenazine
Perphenazine is a phenothiazine (FEEN-oh-THYE-a-zeen) anti-psychotic medicine. Perphenazine is used to treat psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia. It is also used to control severe nausea and vomiting. Perphenazine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
perphenazine
DRUG TYPE
phenothiazine antiemetics

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You should not use perphenazine if you have liver disease, brain damage, bone marrow depression, a blood cell disorder, or if you are also using large amounts of alcohol or medicines that make you sleepy.

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

Call your doctor at once if you have twitching or uncontrollable movements of your eyes, lips, tongue, face, arms, or legs. These could be early signs of dangerous side effects.

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Perphenazine tablet 16 mg2 mg4 mg8 mg

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