Thorazine® (chlorpromazine hydrochloride) is a medication that is licensed for the treatment of numerous conditions, including:
- Severe behavior problems in children
- Nausea and vomiting.
This drug is available by prescription only and is sold in five different strengths. It comes in the form of a tablet. A number of factors will affect your individual dose. In general, this medicine is taken one to six times a day, with or without food.
In clinical studies, commonly reported side effects included things like:
- Unusual body or facial movements, shakiness, or twitches
- Dry mouth.
(To learn more about this medication's uses, as well as how it works and why it may not be suitable for some people, click Thorazine.)