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Mellaril Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Mellaril?

You should not take Mellaril if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Mellaril, thioridazine, or any inactive ingredients used in making Mellaril. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have a heart arrhythmia, especially one called long QT syndrome.
     
  • Have very high blood pressure (hypertension) or very low blood pressure (hypotension).
     
  • Are in a coma or a state of decreased consciousness.
     
  • Are taking any of the medications that cannot be taken with Mellaril (see Mellaril Drug Interactions).
     

A Summary of Mellaril Warnings and Precautions

There are a number of situations in which Mellaril should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions for Mellaril were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the Mellaril warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
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