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- What is thioridazine- oral, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- Is thioridazine- oral available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for thioridazine- oral?
- What are the side effects of thioridazine- oral?
- What is the dosage for thioridazine- oral?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with thioridazine- oral?
- Is thioridazine- oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about thioridazine- oral?
Is thioridazine- oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
Use of thioridazine during pregnancy has not been adequately studied. Infants exposed to antipsychotics during the third trimester of pregnancy are at risk for extrapyramidal and withdrawal symptoms after birth. Symptoms reported included agitation, hypertonia, hypotonia, tremor, somnolence, depressed breathing, and feeding disorder.
Safe use of thioridazine by nursing mothers has not been established.
What else should I know about thioridazine- oral?
What preparations of thioridazine- oral are available?
Tablets: 10, 25, 50 and 100 mg.
How should I keep thioridazine- oral stored?
Thioridazine tablets should be stored between 15 C and 30 C (59 F and 86 F).
REFERENCE: FDA Prescribing Information.
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