Chloropromazine Toxicity in Elephants

Summary Information
Diseases / List of Toxic Diseases / Disease summary
Alternative Names --
Disease Agents Chlorpromazine, 
Infectious Agent(s) --
Non-infectious Agent(s)
  • Chloropromazine
Physical Agent(s) --
General Description Elephants:
Further Information Chlorpromazine has also been used successfully, to reduce fear in an elephant reacting to crowds while being used in long festival ceremonies. (B455.w2)
Associated Techniques
Host taxa groups /species Further information on Host species has only been incorporated for species groups for which a full Wildpro "Health and Management" module has been completed (i.e. for which a comprehensive literature review has been undertaken). Host species with further information available are listed below:

(List does not contain all other species groups affected by this disease)

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