Haloperidol belongs to a class of medications called typical antipsychotics. It works by balancing the chemicals and decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain, and hence restores normal mood, mind, and behaviour. Haloperidol is therefore used to treat psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia, and control motor tics and verbal tics in Tourette’s disorder.
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