|Synonyms||McN-JR-1625, R-13672, R-1625|
|Brand names||Haldol, Serenace|
Haloperidol is a typical antipsychotic typically used to treat schizophrenia, mania and anxiety with minimum sedating effects, but with a high potential for causing movement disorders and elevated prolactin levels. It is also used to treat nausea and vomiting in palliative care.
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