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Fluspirilene

Fluspirilene
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  • In general: ℞ (Prescription only)
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FormulaC29H31F2N3O
Molar mass475.573 g/mol g·mol−1
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Fluspirilene (Redeptin, Imap, R6218) is a diphenylbutylpiperidine typical antipsychotic drug, used for the treatment of schizophrenia.[1] It is administered intramuscularly.[2] It was discovered at Janssen Pharmaceutica in 1963.[3] A 2007 systematic review investigated the efficacy of fluspirilene decanoate for people with schizophrenia:

Fluspirilene decanoate compared to oral antipsychotics[4]
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Participant numbers in each comparison were small so power to identify clear difference is limited. Randomized controlled trial data identified no clear differences between the long-acting injection of fluspirilene and oral medication for outcomes that include adverse effects.[4]

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References

  1. ^ van Epen JH (1970). "Experience with fluspirilene (R 6218), a long-acting neuroleptic". Psychiatr Neurol Neurochir. 73 (4): 277–284. PMID 5478771.
  2. ^ Janssen PA, Niemegeers CJ, Schellekens KH, Lenaerts FM, Verbruggen FJ, van Nueten JM, Marsboom RH, Hérin VV, Schaper WK (1970). "The pharmacology of fluspirilene (R 6218), a potent, long-acting and injectable neuroleptic drug". Arzneimittelforschung. 20 (11): 1689–1698. PMID 4992598.
  3. ^ C. Janssen, NV Res. Lab., BE 633914  (1963)
  4. ^ a b Abhijnhan, A; Adams, C; David, A (2007). "Depot fluspirilene for schizophrenia". Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 1: CD001718.pub2. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD001718.pub2.