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A 38-year-old male asked:

Would like to try the ablifiy, but do i just take him off the zpreza? and can we start that dose out higher because of how severe he is right now? and is the ablifiy a mood stabilizer? sorry lots of questions! he's just crying one minute and hitting the n

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Dr. Matthew Smith
Psychiatry 40 years experience
Why?: Changing from one medicine to another is really not a casual matter. You need to involve your prescriber. Is there sufficient reason to change? How long, and what doses have been tried? Is there a side effect? Is Abilify (aripiprazole) the best choice to switch to? What are the risks and benefits? You need your prescriber's involvement in this.

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Last updated Aug 25, 2015

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