• antagonist
  • Haloperidol is also a potent antagonist of opiate receptors, and has weak antagonist activity at muscarinic, histamine H1, alpha-adrenergic, and serotonin receptors (Dollery 1991). (inchem.org)
  • The various receptor antagonist actions of haloperidol result in extrapyramidal reactions, orthostatic hypotension, a reduction of seizure threshold, hypothermia, QT and PR prolongation on the ECG, sedation, and antimuscarinic effects. (inchem.org)
  • We investigated the effect of pretreatment with the dopamine D(2) antagonist haloperidol (1.4 mg i.v.) on psychological and physiological responses to MDMA (1.5 mg/kg p.o.) in 14 healthy volunteers using a double-blind placebo-controlled within-subject design. (mdma.net)
  • drug
  • Depot forms of haloperidol are also available, which involves the drug being deeply injected into the bodily tissue where it can be slowly released into the body over a period of weeks. (news-medical.net)
  • my doctor decided not to give me the Haloperidol after the reaction I had and to be honest I am so glad he didn't I was really not wanting to try this drug. (drugs.com)
  • Haloperidol also interferes with the action of the anticoagulant (blood-thinning) drug phenindione. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Patients
  • This case can indicate the possible existence of increased vulnerability to Haloperidol Decanoate treatment in female patients, resulting in Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged side effect. (patientsville.com)
  • Randomized controlled trial comparing haloperidol combined with conventional therapy and conventional therapy alone in patients with symptomatic gastroparesis. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • pregnancy
  • Following accepted general principles, haloperidol should be given during pregnancy only if the benefit to the mother clearly outweighs the potential fetal risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • mood
  • Haloperidol attenuated MDMA-induced positive and mania-like mood but had no reducing effect on other subjective changes or on cardiovascular effects. (mdma.net)
  • less effective
  • It was 13% more effective than lurasidone and iloperidone, approximately as effective as ziprasidone and asenapine, and 12-16% less effective than haloperidol, quetiapine, and aripiprazole. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • MONOGRAPH FOR UKPID HALOPERIDOL DECANOATE HY Allen ZM Everitt AT Judd National Poisons Information Service (Leeds Centre) Leeds Poisons Information Centre Leeds General Infirmary Leeds LS1 3EX UK This monograph has been produced by staff of a National Poisons Information Service Centre in the United Kingdom. (inchem.org)