Haloperidol: Contraindications

Coma or pronounced central nervous depression. Pre-existing extrapyramidal disturbances.

Haloperidol: Cautions

The concomitant administration of antiparkinsonian drugs is judged divergently; a tardive dyskinesia cannot not be avoided. Many authors recommend low haloperidol doses; higher doses normally are not more efficacious.

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