Schizophrenia Home > Chlorpromazine

Storing Chlorpromazine

Chlorpromazine should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. The tablets should be stored in an airtight container.
 
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your chlorpromazine as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Generic Availability

Currently, only generic chlorpromazine is available for sale (see Generic Thorazine for more information).
 

Who Makes Chlorpromazine?

Chlorpromazine was originally manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline. Although brand-name chlorpromazine is no longer being made, generic versions are still available and are made by several different companies.
 

Available Strengths

Generic chlorpromazine tablets are available in the following strengths:
 
  • Chlorpromazine 10 mg
  • Chlorpromazine 25 mg
  • Chlorpromazine 50 mg
  • Chlorpromazine 100 mg
  • Chlorpromazine 200 mg.
Written by/reviewed by:
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
Last updated/reviewed:
List of references (click here):
Other Articles in This eMedTV Presentation
Advertisement


Topics

Medications

Quicklinks

Related Channels

eMedTV Links
Copyright © 2006-2019 Clinaero, Inc.

eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.