Scientific Name: Loxapine
Brand Name: Adasuve, Xylac
Company Owner: Watson laboratories inc, Actavis totowa llc, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc
Mechanism Of Action Loxapine is a dopamine antagonist, and also a serotonin 5-HT2 blocker. The exact mode of action of Loxapine has not been established, however changes in the level of excitability of subcortical inhibitory areas have been observed in several animal species in association with such manifestations of tranquilization as calming effects and suppression of aggressive behavior.
Description of the Drug: Loxapine is a antipsychotic used for the treatment of schizophrenia.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00408