chlorpromazine concentrate-oral, Thorazine


BRAND NAME(S): Thorazine

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USES: Chlorpromazine is used to treat symptoms of certain types of mental or emotional conditions. It is also used to control hiccups, reduce anxiety and treat nausea and vomiting.

HOW TO USE: Take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs, unless directed otherwise. The liquid concentrate must be measured carefully and diluted (mixed) with 2 ounces (60ml) or more of water, milk, juice, coffee, tea or carbonated beverage. It can be mixed into applesauce or pudding. Take immediately after diluting. Do not suddenly stop taking this medication without first consulting your doctor. In the treatment of mental or emotional conditions, it may take up to two weeks for full effects of this medication to be noticed.

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