Active Ingredient(s):Clozapine FDA Approved: * September 26, 1989 Pharm Company: *NOVARTIS Category:Antipsychotic
Clozapine is a psychiatric medication and is the first atypical antipsychotic. It is primarily used to treat people with schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders who have had an inadequate response to other antipsychotics or who have been unable to tolerate other drugs due to extrapyramidal side effects. It is also used for the treatment of psychosis in Parkinson's disease. Clozapine is regarded as the gold-standard treatment when ot...
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