Intravenous administration of prochlorperazine can cause marked hypotension, especially in the elderly and especially if administered too rapidly.
Each tablet contains 5 mg of prochlorperazine maleate as the active ingredient.
S prochlorperazine can cause marked hypotension, especially in the elderly and especially if administered too rapidly. If white blood cell and differential counts indicate leukocyte depression, stop treatment and start antibiotic and other suitable therapy.
Acute and Preventative Treatment of Episodic Migraine. Cases of venous thrombolembolism VTE have been reported with antipsychotic drugs. Sulfonylureas The hypoglycaemic effect of sulfonylureas may possibly be antagonised by prochlorperazine. Continue taking Prochlorperazine AN for as long as your doctor tells you. If you suddenly stop using prochlorperazine, you may experience withdrawal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, dizziness, and shakiness.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Side effects, drug interactions, warnings and precautions, and patient safety information should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.
Your doctor will be able to advise you about this.
This dosage form is not recommended for use in children. Make sure to tell your doctor all of your symptoms, in case taking this medicine covers up any undiagnosed problem. Dose is based on body weight or size, and must be determined by your doctor.
This is to prevent side effects and to keep your condition from becoming worse. Stemetil tablets, syrup and injection all contain the active ingredient prochlorperazine, which is a type of medicine called a phenothiazine. Keep out of the reach of children.