What is Cyamemazine?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Cyamemazine, also known as cyamepromazine, is an international product. It is a phenothizine, typical antipsychotic drug. It is used for the treatment of schizophrenia and, especially, for psychosis-associated anxiety, due to its unique anxiolytic efficacy.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Generalized anxiety disorder 3 2
Insomnia 2 2
Major depressive disorder 1 1
Schizophrenia 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cyamemazine

Side effect Patients
Drowsiness 1
Extrapyramidal syndrome 1
Increased anxiety 1
Neuropathic pain in lower extremities 1
Tardive dyskinesia 1
Tremor in legs 1

Why patients stopped taking Cyamemazine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 2
Change in health plan coverage 1
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Cyamemazine


Stopped taking Cyamemazine

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Cyamemazine after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Amitriptyline (Elavil) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Cyamemazine.