What is Clozaril?
Clozaril (clozapine) is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the actions of chemicals in the brain.
What is Clozaril used for?
Clozaril is used to treat severe schizophrenia, or to reduce the risk of suicidal behavior in people with schizophrenia or similar disorders.
How to consume Clozaril?
You should not stop using Clozaril suddenly or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Follow your doctor's instructions about tapering your dose.
How does Clozaril work?
Clozaril lowers the blood cells that help the body to fight infections, especially in women and older adults, and in people that are malnourished or might have serious medical problems. This can make it easier for you to develop a serious or life-threatening infection. Your blood will need to be tested often. Your future treatments may be delayed based on the results of these tests.
What happens in case dosage is missed?
Consume missed dose as soon as you remember. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.