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Haldol - I need to reduce my doses of haloperidol. I tried as the Dr suggested, to reduce by 5mg?

... from 20mg. I suffered terrible agitation and retook it. I then reduced by 1.5mg and also got really agitated. I am now planning to reduce by 0.25mg to see if this is manageable. Has anyone else ...

Posted 19 days ago 0 answers

I cannot sleep well sometime on seroquel xr. What can I take along with seroquel xr to sleep?

I was taken off haloperidol and benztropine because of too many side effects I could not deal with. He put me on seroquel xr. 50mg. This medication I do love because of one side effect and that is a ...

Posted 19 Aug 2015 3 answers

Does risperdone get excreeted through the skin and how long does it stay in the system?

I want to be a massage therapist but not if the medication is still in my system. I read that haloperidol (the shot) can stay in the system up to 15 weeks and I was wondering if Risperdal takes less ...

Posted 29 Aug 2015 0 answers

What is haloperidol? can you get high off of it? I found it in my brothers room?

its a liquid, brown bottle.. with oral dispenceer. script had to be from his girlfriend that works at assisted living with the elderly

Posted 16 Dec 2010 1 answer

Is it alright to take haloperidol with divalproex sodium?

is it alright to take haloperidol with divalproex sodium? is there any serious drug interaction between the two meds?

Posted 22 Mar 2014 1 answer

How long before bed do I take my haloperidol?

ive just been prescribed this new drug but fogot to ask my gp how long before bed to take it

Posted 18 Nov 2012 2 answers

Haloperidol for those regaining health after cancer?

My girlfriends father(75 yo) was diagnosed with cancer, took chemo and radiation & sent home to die, when he arrived home with hospice he was semi coherent and all looked like the end, that was ...

Posted 2 May 2012 2 answers

Has anyone tried haloperidol for Migraines?

Has anyone been given this drug to try by IV for acute treatment of migraines I am about to be given this drug as a one of trial to see if it helps with the migraine.

Posted 15 Feb 2011 6 answers

Haloperidol - How do you counteract some of the side effects. ie: sleepiness & lack of energy?

How can you counteract the narcolepsia (Sleepness ) and lack of energy. Any meds that can be taken together that will reduce that?

Posted 13 Nov 2011 1 answer

Haloperidol - What is the side effects from prolonged use?

Aperson I know has been on this drug since 1984 and the medical profession has decided it si time for her to go off of this drug because they say she ahs been on it too long and the side effects from ...

Posted 25 Feb 2012 1 answer

What effects would haloperidol have on someone with Parkinson's disease?

I know that haloperidol is a drug that blocks dopamine synapses, but how can it be used then for patients with mental illness.

Posted 19 Mar 2010 1 answer

My 86 year old grandmother was prescribed Haloperidol .5 mg tablets 3 x per day?

She has been having stiffness in her neck, confusion, eating less, digestion problems, and her hands shake. Should she reduce the dose to twice a day? She does not have dementia or Alzheimer's.

Posted 17 Jun 2011 1 answer

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