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Versacloz

cloZAPine
Clozapine is an antipsychotic medicine that is used to treat schizophrenia after other treatments have failed. Clozapine is also used to reduce the risk of suicidal behavior in people with schizophrenia or similar disorders. Clozapine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
cloZAPine
DRUG TYPE
atypical antipsychotics

Frequently Asked Questions

Clozapine affects your immune system. You may get infections more easily, even serious or fatal infections. Call your doctor if you have a fever, sore throat, weakness, or lack of energy.

Clozapine can increase your risk of seizure, especially at high doses. Avoid any activity that could be dangerous if you have a seizure or lose consciousness.

Clozapine can cause serious heart problems. Call your doctor right away if you have chest pain, trouble breathing, fast or pounding heartbeats or sudden dizziness.

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

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Versacloz suspension 50 mg/mL

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