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Brand Name(s): Compazine; Buccastem; Stemetil
CAS nº: 58-38-8
(pro klor PER a zeen)

What is Prochlorperazine?

Prochlorperazine is a highly potent neuroleptic, which is 10-20 times more potent than chlorpromazine. This medication is in a class of drugs called phenothiazines.

Prochlorperazine is used to treat the nausea and vomiting caused by radiation therapy, cancer chemotherapy, surgery, and other conditions. It is also used to treat psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and hostility.

It is sold under the brand names Compazine®, Buccastem® and Stemetil®.

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