Chlorprothixene

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Scientific Name: Chlorprothixene
Brand Name: Not Available
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Chlorprothixene blocks postsynaptic mesolimbic dopaminergic D1 and D2 receptors in the brain; depresses the release of hypothalamic and hypophyseal hormones and is believed to depress the reticular activating system thus affecting basal metabolism, body temperature, wakefulness, vasomotor tone, and emesis.
Description of the Drug: Chlorprothixene is a thioxanthene antipsychotic.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB01239