Compazine Drug Information
Compazine® (prochlorperazine maleate) is a medication commonly prescribed to treat anxiety, schizophrenia, and severe nausea or vomiting. The medicine is believed to work by blocking or lessening the effects of dopamine in the brain. It is available in tablets, rectal suppositories, and injections.
Prior to beginning treatment with Compazine, safety information on this drug should be reviewed with your healthcare provider. This includes being aware of possible side effects, such as blurred vision, drowsiness, and dry mouth, as well as knowing which medications could cause negative interactions.
(Click Compazine for more information on this drug, including what to do if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, whether it is available in generic form, and dosing guidelines.)