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how effective is abilify (aripiprazole)?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Can be effective: Abilify (aripiprazole) can be quite effective for both positive and negative psychotic symptoms. It can also be used to treat depression, mania & hypomania.
Answered on Oct 23, 2017
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Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Abilify (aripiprazole)? : Can be very effective , and it is considered weight neutral.
Answered on May 1, 2016
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Abilify (aripiprazole): Effective for psychotic & mood symptoms.
Answered on May 19, 2015

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