HALOPERIDOL (oral)

Clinical Indication

Schizophrenia and psychoses

Comments

If used for schizophrenia or psychoses to be initiated only after diagnosis and advice to use typical antipsychotic has been discussed with specialist

Date of classification

September 2015

Review date

September 2015

Green CONDITIONAL

Drugs for which GPs are able to take full responsibility for prescribing and monitoring subject to specified conditions e.g. prescribing in line with agreed LMSG guidance or able to demonstrate suitable competence see comments under individual entries.