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

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 ...

Posted 9 Jun 2012 4 answers

Olanzapine - Latuda 40mg to Zyprexa 10mg?

I wanted some opinions and maybe advice because tomorrow is going to be my first day that I am going off of Latuda And going to start taking Zyprexa which is only 10 mg I am on Prozac every morning ...

Posted 11 days ago 2 answers

Symbyax (Prozac+Olanzipine) Terrified of Potential for Weight Gain?

I have struggled with mental health issues all my life, and spent decades trying all the different antidepressants. Nothing worked, I only got worse, and gained huge amounts of weight due to an ...

Posted 14 Jun 2016 1 answer

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

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 ...

Posted 4 Jun 2016 2 answers

What is the right dose of valproic acid when combine with olanzapine?

My husband has been on 500 mg of valproic acid and 10 mg of olanzapine for 2 weeks now. I haven t seen much change. The doctor told me I should have seen it already and told me to increase the dose ...

Posted 14 Jun 2016 1 answer

Is a combination of 1,200 mg lithium and 5 mg of olanzapine the best way to treat bipolar (1)mania?

Need to treat Manic episodes , obsessive thoughts, very agressive behavior ... Most of the symptomes that come with being bipolar (1) mania.

Posted 24 May 2016 2 answers

How long does olanzapine stay in system?

Posted 9 Jan 2014 1 answer

Olanzapine causing anxiety ?

I have started on olanzapine 2.5mg along with venlafaxine 300mg and since starting the olanzapine I feel more anxious about an hour after taking it... is that possible ? At my wits end with this ...

Posted 23 May 2016 0 answers

How long does the first dose of olanZanpine Take to kick in?

Hi, I'm 24 & suffer badly from bipolar 1 disorder, my phycyatrist has struggled to get the right medication for me & is now trying me on lithium & olanzapine (10mgs) starting this ...

Posted 12 Apr 2016 1 answer

Olanzapine - I've been taking this for a little over a week. I take this at bedtime and I'm on 10mg?

... What is this drug suppose to help me with if I take this before bed? I see my doctor in 1 week.

Posted 14 Mar 2016 0 answers

Olanzapine - can I take zyprexa mid afternoon?

I am also taking 2.5 at bedtime

Posted 19 Nov 2015 1 answer

My son is 21 and has been in Acute care in hospital for 2 months,now being tested to star Clozapine?

I am beside myself with worry about the side effects on his organs and body. Also concerned about him not wanting to take Clozapine if he has huge weight gain. He was on Olanzapine when he was 16 and ...

Posted 12 Oct 2015 1 answer

Has anyone been taking geodon and olanzapine at the same time?

I want to know what side effects anyone has had and uf it works. Thamks

Posted 4 Nov 2015 1 answer

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