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27 January 2012 Last updated at 19:34 ET By Philippa Roxby Health reporter, BBC News One in four people suffer from jaw joint problems, like Lauren Music teacher Lauren Reed remembers waking up from her jaw replacement operation without a headache. It was the first time in 20 years she had been without the pain. "It is amazing, it's like they worked a miracle. I went through terrible pain every day of my life before the surgery.
Haloperidol is a dopamine inverse agonist of the typical antipsychotic class of medications. It is a butyrophenone derivative and has pharmacological effects similar to the phenothiazines . Haloperidol is an older antipsychotic used in the treatment of schizophrenia and acute psychotic states and delirium . A long-acting decanoate ester is used as an injection given every four weeks to people with schizophrenia or related illnesses who have poor adherence to medication regimens and suffer frequent relapses of illness, or to overcome the drawbacks inherent to its orally administered counterpart that burst dosage increases risk or intensity of side effects. In some countries, such as the United States of America, injections of antipsychotics such as haloperidol can be ordered by a court at the request of a psychiatrist.