Chlorpromazine (or THORAZINE®) is mainly prescribed to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, other psychotic disorders, ADHD, severe emesis, and chronic hiccups.
Class: Typical, Conventional
FDA Approval: 1954
Dosage Forms: 10 mg, 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg
Biological Half-life: 30 hours
Side Effects: Dizziness, dry mouth, low blood pressure (when standing), weight gain, movement problems
Routes of Administration: Oral, IM, IV
Pregnancy Category: C (US)