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My daughter has psychosis she is taking olanzapine 15mg at present, how long does it take to work?

Posted 9 Jun 2012 4 answers

She is still hearing voices quite clearly, but has only been on 15mg for three days. When can we expect things to improve. Also she has gone back to this med as Aripiprazol had bad side effects. She has put on 3 stone in the last six months after always being very slim, Can we mix in any other ...

How long does olanzapine stay in system?

Posted 9 Jan 2014 1 answer

Olanzapine - how long did it take to see results with Zyprexa?

Posted 15 Oct 2017 3 answers

My 20 year old son is schitzoeffective with hallucinations, delusions, anxiety. He has been on so many medications with no results. He was recently put on 30 mg Zyprexa. I was hoping someone could tell me how long until he will notice positive results with this medication.

Olanzapine - is there something that can work quickly to calm my daughter and help the voices go ?

Posted 29 May 2012 5 answers

Hi My daughter didnt go on abilify after all as we decided to stick with olanzapine even though we know it takes time 3 to 4 weeks for them to work properly , but my daughter is very impatient to get rid of the voices or make them quieter.asap. Is there something that can speed up the process or at ...

What to do if olanzapine (zyprexa) makes you sleepy?

Posted 4 Jun 2016 2 answers

My husband s lithium was a little too high so the doctor switched him to depakote( valproic acid) 250 mg day and night, just a few days ago. On top of that he was on olanzapine 5 mg for one week and now it s been increased to 10 mg 2 days ago . Today he is so sleepy that can t do anything. He just ...

Can I cut olanzapine 20 mg tabs in half?

Posted 29 Sep 2017 2 answers

I was prescribed 20 mg olanzapine on 9/25 and then changed to 10 mg on 9/27... can I cut the 20mg in half. (30 tabs) and if not, why not? very expensive... $238.98.. just to throw in trash?

Olanzapine - how well does Zyprexa work for sleep?

Posted 30 Oct 2017 2 answers

Does olanzapine make you sleepy, and gain weight?

Posted 13 Dec 2009 1 answer

Can olanzapine make chronic anxiety worse?

Posted 18 Apr 2017 3 answers

my partner aged 55 has severe anxiety and has got worse over past fortnight ,hes been prescribed this drug 5mg twice a day and hes taking a few other meds such as buspirone 15mg and mirtazapine 15mg also cocodamol 30mg does anyone think that Olanzapine should be prescribed to someone who ...

How can I get olanzapine and venlafaxine out of my system?

Posted 29 Aug 2017 2 answers

I've taken both for 1 year and four months before I stopped 2 months ago but I still feel very awful side effects. I just want to go back to my old life.

Can Zyprexa / olanzapine cause hyper anxiety and or restlessness?

Posted 17 Jan 2017 2 answers

My friend is taking this med and has not been herself since she has started taking it. Her anxiety is and has been off of the wall and she has not been able to organize a thought. This was NOT happening before she was introduced to it. She was anxious when she was first hospitalized but now her ...

Zyprexa (olanzapine) duration of usage?

Posted 19 Mar 2013 2 answers

I am taking a low dose (half a 2.5mg pill) nightly of olanzapine (generic zyprexa) as an adjunct to lexapro and klonopin for anxiety and depression for a couple of weeks thus far. It helps a bit with sleep and maybe anxiety. How long are drugs like olanzapine used to supplement the antidepressant, ...

I am having terrible nightmares. I feel like someone is beating me up. I pull my legs up and throw?

Posted 11 Jul 2013 4 answers

my fists. I am on olanzapine, trazadone, geodon and hydroxyzine. my doctor blows me off and said that I don't have PTSD and would not consider any other option that may be causing these nightmares. I am affraid to go to sleep after having one. I get up and drive around the interstate or drive ...

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