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Thiethylperazine Dosage

Applies to the following strengths: 5 mg/mL; 10 mg

Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Nausea/Vomiting

10 mg orally or via deep intramuscular injection, 1 to 3 times a day as needed.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Nausea/Vomiting

> 12 years: 10 mg orally or via deep intramuscular injection, 1 to 3 times a day as needed.

Other Comments

Intramuscular thiethylperazine should be administered deeply into a large muscle mass while the patient is lying down. The patient should remain at rest for at least 1 hour after the injection. Thiethylperazine causes drowsiness and may impair the patient's ability to perform hazardous tasks requiring mental alertness or physical coordination.

Further information

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