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Brand name: Clopixol TM

Active ingredients: zuclopenthixol

What it is used for

Safety Related Notification and ammended text of the Product Information approved as described in the letter dated 28 May 2008 from CEU1. (Sub#2008-1319-1),Clopixol tablets: Acute and chronic schizophrenia and other psychoses, especially those with symptoms such as hallucinations, delusions, thought disturbances, agitation, restlessness, hostility or aggressiveness. Manic phase of manic depressive illness.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Lifetime is 2 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Round, biconvex, light red-brown film coated tablet 6mm in diameter.

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Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient zuclopenthixol

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

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For side effects, taking other medicines and more

Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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