In this Article
- What other names is Deanol known by?
- What is Deanol?
- How does Deanol work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Deanol.
When taken by mouth, deanol can cause constipation, itching, headache, drowsiness, insomnia, excitation, vivid dreams, confusion, depression, increased blood pressure, an increase in schizophrenia symptoms, and unwanted movements of the face and mouth.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of deanol during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Clonic-tonic seizures: Deanol should not be used by people with clonic-tonic seizure disorders.
Depression: Deanol might make depression worse.
Schizophrenia: Deanol might make schizophrenia symptoms worse.
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