Drug Interactions With StelazineStelazine can potentially interact with a number of other medicines (see Stelazine Drug Interactions).
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Breathing problems, including infections, asthma, or emphysema
- A blood disorder
- Liver disease, such as liver failure or cirrhosis
- An enlarged prostate (also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH)
- Difficulty passing urine
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
- Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Stelazine and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Stelazine and Breastfeeding)
- Drink alcohol regularly (see Alcohol and Stelazine).
You should also make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Stelazine Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If I Take an Overdose?People who take too much Stelazine may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Unusual body movements
- Agitation or restlessness
- An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
- Low blood pressure (hypotension)
- Dry mouth
- Intestinal blockage.
If you happen to overdose, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Stelazine Overdose for more information.)