What is Thiothixene?
Thiothixene is used to treat certain mental/mood disorders. This medicine helps you to think more clearly, feel less nervous, and take part in everyday life. Thiothixene is a psychiatric medication that works by helping to restore the balance of certain natural substances in the brain. Thiothixene possesses certain chemical and pharmacological similarities to the piperazine phenothiazines and differences from the aliphatic group of phenothiazines.
How to use Thiothixene?
Take this medication by mouth with or without food, usually 1-3 times daily or as directed by your doctor.
Dosage is based on your age, medical condition, and response to treatment. To reduce your risk of side effects such as drowsiness and shaking, your doctor may direct you to start this medication at a low dose and gradually increase your dose. Follow your doctor’s directions carefully.
Take this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time(s) each day.
This drug may cause muscle/nervous system problems. Your doctor may prescribe another medication to decrease these side effects. Therefore, tell your doctor right away if you notice any of the following side effects: stiff muscles, severe muscle spasms/cramping (such as twisting neck, arching back, eyes rolling up), restlessness/constant need to move, shaking Tolterodine Tartrate, slow/shuffling walk, drooling/trouble swallowing, mask-like expression of the face.
Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems.
This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy or blur your vision. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you more dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness or clear vision until you can do it safely.