Aripiprazole is a partial dopamine agonist of the second generation class of atypical antipsychotics with additional antidepressant properties that is primarily used in the treatment of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder, and irritability associated with autism.
Aripiprazole : an antipsychotic, helps in treating schizophrenia, a mental disorder.
How to use
Consult your health care professional about having grapefruit whilst on a course with this medicine, in any form. Consult your health care professional and take aripriprazole exactly as directed. Contact your paediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children.
If you notice any of the symptoms listed below or any other symptoms which seem severe/persistent contact your doctor immediately.
Inability to control muscle movements in the face/hands/arms/legs
Changes in vision
Loss of balance/difficulty walking
Restlessness/need to keep moving
Inform your doctor if you are allergic to the formulation of this medication or any other medication in any other form.
Inform your doctor about any other medication you may be taking in any other form.
In case of overdose, call your local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. If the victim has collapsed or is not breathing, call local emergency services at 911.
Consult your health care professional about having grapefruit whilst on a course with this medicine, in any form.
Do not double doses to make up for a missed dose. Consult your health care professional about your missed dose.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Store at room temperature between 59 to 77 degrees F / 15 to 25 degrees C away from heat and moisture.
Avoid exposure to extreme temperatures. If you conceive whilst on a course with this medication inform your doctor immediately. If you need to undergo any kind of surgery, inform your doctor you are taking this medicine. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breast feeding or planning to conceive. Inform your doctor if you have or have ever had :