Clinical Pharmacology Chapter 15 Antipsychotics Q&A (1 OF 28) Sample Questions
1. Which of the following antipsychotics is the least sedating?
- A. Clozapine
- B. Haloperidol
- C. Olanzapine
- D. Risperidone
- E. Chlorpromazine
Tips: CTC. Psychoses Chapter. Low-potency first generation antipsychotics (chlorpromazine) and second generation antipsychotics (clozapine, olanzapine & Risperidone) are more sedating compared to high-potency FGA like haloperidol. High-potency FGAs however have greater rates of EPS, NMS and elevated prolactin levels.