Compazine is used for controlling severe nausea and vomiting and treating schizophrenia. It is also used for the short-term (30 days) management of generalized nonpsychotic anxiety. Compazine is a phenothiazine. It works by blocking a certain chemical (dopamine) inside brain.
Use Compazine as directed through your doctor.
Ask your medical provider any queries you may have about how to use Compazine.
Store Compazine at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Compazine out of your reach of youngsters and faraway from pets.
Active Ingredient: Prochlorperazine.
All medicines could cause unwanted side effects, but some people have no, or minor, side effects.
Check together with your doctor if these most popular side effects persist or become bothersome:
Blurred vision; chills; constipation; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; jitteriness; nasal congestion; sleeplessness.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); agitation; altered mental abilities, including insufficient reaction to your surroundings; modifications in breasts; adjustments to monthly period; adjustments to vision; difficulty swallowing; drooling; excessive sweating; fever; inability to move eyes; increased body heat; involuntary movements of tongue, face, mouth, or jaw (eg, protrusion of tongue, puffing of cheeks, puckering of mouth, chewing movements); irregular or fast heartbeat; mask-like face; muscle spasms of face, neck, or back; muscle stiffness; prolonged or painful erection; restlessness; rigid muscles; shuffling walk; sore throat; tension in legs; tremors; twitching or twisting movements; unusual eye movements; weakness of arms or legs; yellowing from the skin or eyes.
This is not a complete listing of all negative effects which could occur. If you've queries about negative effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Compazine if:
Contact your physician or doctor immediately if these affect you.
Some health concerns may talk with Compazine. Tell your physician or pharmacist if you have any health concerns, especially if any from the following apply to you:
Some medicines may connect to Compazine. Tell your medical provider in case you are taking any other medicines, especially any in the following:
This will not be a whole listing of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Compazine may communicate with other medicines that you take. Check with your medical provider prior to starting, stop, or change the dose from a medicine.
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