World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Triflupromazine

Article Id: WHEBN0006527718
Reproduction Date:

Title: Triflupromazine  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Phenothiazine, Butaclamol, Gevotroline, Promazine, Mosapramine
Collection: Organofluorides, Phenothiazines
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Triflupromazine

Triflupromazine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
N,N-dimethyl-3-[2-(trifluoromethyl)-10H-phenothiazin-10-yl]propan-1-amine
Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com
MedlinePlus
Legal status
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number  YesY
ATC code N05
PubChem CID:
IUPHAR/BPS
DrugBank  N
ChemSpider  N
UNII  N
KEGG  N
ChEBI  N
ChEMBL  N
Chemical data
Formula C18H19F3N2S
Molecular mass 352.418 g/mol
 N   

Triflupromazine (Vesprin) is an antipsychotic medication of the phenothiazine class. Among different effects of triflupromazine indication for use of this drug is severe emesis. Due to its potential side effects (triflupromazine has higher risk for side effects than many other antipsychotics) it is not gold standard in antiemetic therapy.

Serious side effects of trifluproamzine can be akathisia and tardive dyskinesia as well as the rare, but potentially fatal, neuroleptic malignant syndrome.


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.