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What is another name for prochlorperazine?

Prochlorperazine, also known as compazine, is a piperazine phenothiazine and first-generation antipsychotic drug that is used for the treatment of severe nausea and vomiting, as well as short-term management of psychotic disorders such as generalized non-psychotic anxiety and schizophrenia.

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Likewise, what is the generic name for prochlorperazine?

Compazine. Prochlorperazine is a phenothiazine (FEEN-oh-THYE-a-zeen) antipsychotic medicine. Prochlorperazine is used to treat psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia. Prochlorperazine is also used to control severe nausea and vomiting.

what is the other name for Stemetil? Stemetil Tablets contain a medicine called prochlorperazine maleate. This belongs to a group of medicines called 'phenothiazine antipsychotics'. It works by blocking the effects of a chemical in the brain.

Also asked, what is the brand name of prochlorperazine?

prochlorperazine (Compazine, Compro)

Does prochlorperazine stop dizziness?

Prochlorperazine can help relieve severe nausea and vomiting associated with vertigo. It works by blocking the effect of a chemical in the brain called dopamine. Prochlorperazine can cause side effects, including tremors (shaking) and abnormal or involuntary body and facial movements.

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