Please note, this OEL/ADE monograph also applies to Thiothixene dihydrochloride dihydrate (CAS RN 22189-31-7) and Thiothixene hydrochloride (CAS RN 49746-04-5). Thiothixene is a conventional antipsychotic indicated for use in the management of symptoms of schizophrenia. Thiothixene blocks postsynaptic dopamine receptors and increases dopamine turnover by blockade of the D2 somatodendritic autoreceptor. With chronic therapy (12 weeks), depolarization blockade of dopamine tracts occurs. The decrease in dopamine neurotransmission has been correlated with antipsychotic effects. The D2 blockade also is responsible for the potent extrapyramidal effects observed.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
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