Clozapine can increase your risk of seizure, especially at high doses. Avoid any activity that could be dangerous if you have a seizure or lose consciousness. Clozapine can cause serious heart problems. Call your doctor right away if you have chest pain, trouble breathing, fast or pounding heartbeats or sudden dizziness.Is clozapine a narcotic?
Clozapine is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the actions of chemicals in the brain. Clozapine is used to treat severe schizophrenia, or to reduce the risk of suicidal behavior in people with schizophrenia or similar disorders. Clozapine is available only from a certified pharmacy under a special program.Is clozapine a controlled substance?
Clozaril is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and belongs to the drug class atypical antipsychotics. There is no proven risk in humans during pregnancy. Clozaril 100 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).