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Clozapine (Clozaril, Fazacio ODT, Versacloz) is a medication prescribed for the management of psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia. Side effects, drug interactions, warnings and precautions, and pregnancy information should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.

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      • How common are psychotic disorders?
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      • Brief psychotic disorder facts
      • What is a brief psychotic disorder?
      • What are causes and risk factors for brief psychotic disorder?
      • What are brief psychotic disorder symptoms and signs?
      • How do physicians diagnose brief psychotic disorder?
      • What is the treatment for brief psychotic disorder?
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Terms related to clozapine:

  • Clozaril
  • Fazacio ODT