Difference between revisions of "Risperidone LA-Chlorpromazine"

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long acting
Type Antipsychotic
Group Atypical AP
Medscape Risperidone
PubChem 5073
PubMed Risperidone
Kompas (Dutch) Risperidone
Wikipedia Risperidone
Type Antipsychotic
Group Phenothiazines
Medscape Chlorpromazine
PubChem 2726
PubMed Chlorpromazine
Kompas (Dutch) Chlorpromazine
Wikipedia Chlorpromazine

Switch medication from Risperidone_LA to Chlorpromazine.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop Risperidone_LA
  • Day 1: Last depot injection
Eenrichtingbord.png Start Chlorpromazine
  • Day 35-38: approx. 25% of target dose
  • Day 39-42: approx. 50% of target dose
  • Day 43-46: approx. 75% of target dose
  • Day 47: target dose
Infobord.png More information
  • During this switch you could monitor ECG, especially in patients prone to QT-conduction problems.
  • There is a possibility of QT interval prolongation.[1]
Nietinrijdenbord.png — Risperidone_LA
Eenrichtingbord.png — Chlorpromazine

  1. Stöllberger C, Huber JO, Finsterer J, Antipsychotic drugs and QT prolongation. Int Clin Psychopharmacol. 2005 Sep;20(5):243-51.
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