Chlorpromazine falls under the class of antipsychotic drugs. It also falls into a group of drugs referred to as phenothiazines and is normally prescribed for various conditions. The drug is administered for the treatment of mood or mental disorders, restlessness before a patient goes to surgery, anxiety, and manic-depressive disorder. However, Chlorpromazine has not been approved for the treatment of mental problems that result from dementia.
Drug Name: Chlorpromazine
Generic name: Chlorpromazine hydrochloride