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When treating schizophrenia, the recommended starting Stelazine dosage is 2 mg to 5 mg, taken three times daily. Your healthcare provider may adjust your dose, depending on how you respond to the medicine. For treating anxiety, the usual Stelazine dosage is 1 mg or 2 mg, taken twice daily. In this case, you should not take more than 6 mg per day or take it for more than 12 weeks.
Stelazine Dosage: An IntroductionThe dose of Stelazine® (trifluoperazine hydrochloride) that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- The medical condition being treated
- Other medical conditions you may have
- Other medications you may currently be taking.
As always, do not adjust your Stelazine dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.