Clozapine (marketed as Clozaril, Fazaclo ODT, Versacloz and generics) is an antipsychotic medicine used to treat schizophrenia in patients whose symptoms are not controlled with standard antipsychotic drugs. Clozapine is also used in patients with recurrent suicidal behavior associated with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.Does clozapine Make you Sleepy?
Clozapine can cause severe dizziness, slow heartbeats, fainting, or seizures. Do not take more of this medicine than recommended. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert. Avoid getting up too fast from a sitting or lying position, or you may feel dizzy.How much Clozapine can be dispensed?
Some people will need to take larger doses, up to clozapine 600 mg to 900 mg per day. Because you will need frequent blood tests to check for dangerous clozapine side effects, your pharmacy will dispense only a certain number of tablets at a time.