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can zyprexa be crushed

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Several things: Approved uses our schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Off label uses are for the stabilization of certain types of personality disorders, intermittent ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
FDA indications: Zyprexa has indications for the the treatment of schizophrenia, acute treatment of mixed & manic episodes of bipolar I disorder, & maintenan ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
> 20 mg.: For adults zyprexa (olanzapine) is usually not give to adults in a dose greater the 20 mg per day. However, situations and patients are different. I ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Zyprexa: Because I don't know the person, who is asking - I usually don't advise on how much of a particular medication is needed for an overdose. My concern ... Read More
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Dr. David Tabby
37 years experience Neurology
No: I doubt it
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
???: What do you mean by high? If you mean can you feel really strange and altered with symptoms like weight gain, sedation, akathisia, low blood pressure, ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Zyprexa: I wouldn't try it !!!! There might be some nasty side effects without any recreational benefit. People who don't need Zyprexa should not take it.
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Dr. Cyma Khalily
35 years experience Psychiatry
RAPID: The hunger can happen fairly quickly after you begin zyprexa (olanzapine). Has to do with receptors etc.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
19 years experience Psychiatry
Zyprexa/olanzapine: Antipsychotic medication that can also be used in bipolar disorder and as an adjunct in depression. Common side effects include sedation/tiredness, in ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Www.drugs.com: Here is a very accessible, easy. To use website about zyprexa: www.Drugs.Com/zyprexa.Html zyprexa (olanzapine) is used to treat the symptoms of psy ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Zyprexa (olanzapine): Olanzapine.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Kinetics: Zyprexa (olanzapine) when taken orally peaks at 6 hours after taking. When given as a shot the onset is whithin 15 to 45 minutes.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Zyprexa (olanzapine): An atypical antipsychotic approved by fda for tx of schizophrenia & bipolar disorders. It is structurally similar to Clozapine but classified as thien ... Read More
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Dr. Shamshad Haroon
26 years experience Psychiatry
No it is toxic: Some drugs have narrow therapeutic window means we have to worry about toxicity like lithium and other have se like tegretol and Imipramine we have ... Read More
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