Haloperidol is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the actions of chemicals in your brain. Haloperidol is used to treat schizophrenia. It is also used to control motor and speech tics in people with Tourette's syndrome. Haloperidol may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Haldol is prescribed to treat mental disorder conditions such as schizophrenia, as well as Tourette's syndrome. It decreases negative thoughts and hallucinations. Haldol works by blocking a chemical, dopamine in the brain that is effective in reducing the psychosis. Therefore, if your condition worsens, you should contact your doctor.