Compazine (Prochlorperazine)

Strength(s): 5 mg

Active Ingredient: Prochlorperazine

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Description

Compazine medication is a drug used to treat severe nausea and vomiting. It is generically known as prochlorperazine maleate. Compazine medication belongs to a class of drugs known as phenothiazines. These symptoms may result from many reasons especially during cancer treatment or post-surgery medications. Individuals experiencing psychotic disorders can order Compazine online and achieve numerous therapeutic effects.

Compazine medication is an anti-psychotic drug that works by changing the working and release of some chemicals in the brain. Compazine is very useful in the treatment of schizophrenia, anxiety, nausea and vomiting. Prochlorperazine maleate is not safe for use by children under the age of 2 years especially those undergoing surgery.

How to use Compazine medication (Prochlorperazine maleate)

Prochlorperazine maleate is a cheap drug, and interested persons can buy it in any pharmacy. Individuals facing a difficulty in accessing this drug can order Compazine online. The drug is available in an oral form but in some cases is administered as a suppository medicine.

Persons should take Compazine medication drug as recommended by the doctor. The doctor can allow one to take it with food or without food. One should take the pills 3 to 4 times a day, strictly as advised by the doctor.

These drugs require a lot of water to reduce the chance or severity of the side effects associated with their use.

The doctor gives the dosage by your health condition, age and how the body responds to the treatment. In pediatric cases, the doctor can prescribe the drug based on the weight of the child.

Side effects associated with Compazine medication

Just like any other drug, Compazine has the potential to cause side effects. The effects range from mild to severe. The effects include anxiety, euphoria, dizziness, headache, weakness depression, agitation, constipation, and diarrhea.

Individuals experiencing severe allergic reactions should seek medical help immediately. Users who order Compazine online should follow strict doctor’s guidelines. Remember the doctor always weighs the benefits over the risks before prescribing any drugs.

Precautions to take

Prochlorperazine is known to increase the possibility of death in older adults. The drug is therefore not recommended for use by adults in treating psychotic disorders that are brought by dementia.

It is strongly advised to let the doctor know of the following before taking Compazine drugs:

  • Intestinal blockage or GIT obstruction
  • History of seizures or a case of brain tumor
  • Blockage of the urinary bladder
  • Severe asthma or respiratory tract infection
  • History of breast cancer or current breast cancer
  • Tumor of the adrenal gland
  • History of cardiovascular disease such as high blood pressure

Individuals who have recently used alcohol, tranquilizers, narcotics or sedatives should not take this drug. It has adverse drug interactions and can easily lead to fatal side effects.

Children or teenagers with flu conditions, allergies, measles, chicken pox smallpox or infections affecting Central Nervous System should not use Compazine drugs. These conditions often change the way Compazine works, and their medications could cause serious drug interactions.

Certain medications such as diuretic or “water pill, lithium, propranolol, seizure medication or blood thinner (warfarin, Coumadin) have the capabilities of causing fatal side effects when taken with this medicine. Users are advised to let the doctor have this information before prescribing any treatment.