Who should not take Loxapine?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • breast cancer
  • increased prolactin in the blood
  • Decreased Neutrophils a Type of White Blood Cell
  • alcoholism
  • Abnormal Movements of Face Muscles and Tongue
  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
  • Pigmentary Retinopathy
  • Increased Pressure in Eyes
  • serious problems with heart and blood vessels
  • Coma
  • seizures
  • Cannot Empty Bladder
  • Impairment of the Central Nervous System due to Medication
  • Dementia in an Elderly Person

Allergies:

  • Tricyclic Compounds

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