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Flupenthixol Brand names, Flupenthixol Analogs

Flupenthixol Brand Names Mixture

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Flupenthixol Chemical_Formula


Flupenthixol RX_link

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Flupenthixol fda sheet

Flupenthixol msds (material safety sheet)

Flupenthixol Synthesis Reference

P. N. Craig, C. L. Zirkle, U.S. pat. 3,282,930 (1966 to SKF)

Flupenthixol Molecular Weight

434.519 g/mol

Flupenthixol Melting Point

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Flupenthixol H2O Solubility

0.000346 mg/ml

Flupenthixol State


Flupenthixol LogP


Flupenthixol Dosage Forms

Tablet; IM injection

Flupenthixol Indication

For use in the treatment of schizophrenia and depression

Flupenthixol Pharmacology

Flupenthixol is an anxiolytic, antidepressive agent and a mood stabilizer. It inhibits the central monoamine receptors, particularly the dopamine D1 and D2 receptors. Therefore, it increases the amount of serotonin and noradrenaline that control mood and thinking, and improves mood.

Flupenthixol Absorption

Fairly slow and incomplete after oral administration

Flupenthixol side effects and Toxicity

LD50=300 mk/kg (Oral in mice); LD50=791 mg/kg (Oral in rats); LD50=87 mk/kg (IV in mice); LD50=37 mg/kg (IV in rats)

Flupenthixol Patient Information

Patient Information:

Flupenthixol alone or with alcohol may cause blurred vision or drowsiness. Avoid driving, operating machinery, or performing other
activities that may become hazardous because of decreased alertness. Patients should be warned not to drink alcohol while taking

Patients should discuss about the risks of taking Flupenthixol to the fetus and child with the doctors if they are breastfeeding,
pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant.

Patients should be advised to use sunscreen and wear protective clothing to avoid sunburn, because flupenthixol can cause your skin to
be more sensitive to sunlight than it is normally.

Flupenthixol Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals