Trifluoperazine (or STELAZINE®) is mainly prescribed to treat schizophrenia and generalized anxiety disorder.
Class: Typical, Conventional
FDA Approval: 1981
Dosage Forms: 1 mg, 2 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg
Biological Half-life: 10-20 hours
Side Effects: Dizziness, blurred vision, dry mouth, insomnia, muscle weakness, itching or rash, menstrual changes
Routes of Administration: Oral, IM
Pregnancy Category: C (US)