Which drugs can cause tardive dyskinesia?
Older versions of antipsychotic drugs for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and other brain conditions may be more likely to cause these movements than newer ones, including:
Some drugs that treat nausea, reflux, and other stomach problems can also cause tardive dyskinesia, including:
- Chlorpromazine (Thorazine)
- Fluphenazine (Prolixin)
- Haloperidol (Haldol)
- Thioridazine (Mellaril)
- Trifluoperazine (Stelazine)
- Metoclopramide (Reglan)
- Prochlorperazine (Compazine)
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