Flupenthixol is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and other psychoses (disorders where individuals are unable to distinguish between what is real and unreal, think clearly, manage emotions, relate to others, and function normally)
Mechanism of Action
Flupenthixol belongs to a class of medication called as typical antipsychotic. It acts by normalizing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain in specific brain pathways that are responsible for causing symptoms of the disease
Adult- The recommended dose range is 1mg to 20mg/day
Difficulty in swallowing
Difficulty in urination
Allergic skin rash
Twitching movement of muscle
Inability to move eyes
Do not start or continueFlupenthixoland consult your doctor, if you are alergic to it.
Do not suddenly withdraw or discontinue therapy.
Avoid drinking alcohol.
Flupenthixolcan impair mental and physical coordination and, therefore, caution has to be taken before operating an automobile or machinery or engaging in activities requiring mental alertness and coordination