Switch medication from Haloperidol_LA to Partial antagonist.
Partial antagonist is a collection of antipsychotic drugs having similar properties with respect to switching. A switch to member of the 'partial antagonist' group from anotherdrug should be read as partial antagonist-anotherdrug. Similarly, a switch from a member of the 'partial antagonist' group to anotherdrug should be read as anotherdrug-partial antagonist.
- Day 1: Last depot injection
Start Partial antagonist
- Start drug at target dose on the day you would normally have injected the next depot.
- During this switch you could monitor ECG, especially in patients prone to QT-conduction problems.
- There is a possibility of QT interval prolongation.
— Haloperidol_LA — Partial antagonist
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