In the event of an overdose of ABILIFY, an early charcoal administration may be useful in partially preventing the absorption of aripiprazole.
Serious side effects have been reported with aripiprazole including the following.
It may be dangerous to give too much aripiprazole.
Retain in carton until time of use. John s Wort may be expected to have similar effects and similar dose increases should therefore be applied. The single-dose pharmacokinetics of aripiprazole were linear and dose-proportional between the doses of 5 mg to 30 mg. ABILIFY aripiprazole Tablets are available as described in Table 3. Drugs Having Clinically Important Interactions With ABILIFY.
Consideration should be given to changing the therapeutic regimen, including possibly discontinuing the medication, in patients whose depression is persistently worse, or who are experiencing emergent suicidality or symptoms that might be precursors to worsening depression or suicidality, especially if these symptoms are severe, abrupt in onset, or were not part of the patient s presenting symptoms.
However, many similar drugs immediate-release tablets can be split crushed.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
The primary endpoint was the first occurrence of cardiovascular death, nonfatal stroke, or nonfatal myocardial infarction.
However, therapy may be initiated prior to receiving the results of susceptibility tests as deemed appropriate by the physician.
Check your receipt and prescription bottle when picking up at the pharmacy. Drowsiness, dizziness, lightheadedness, and confusion can increase the risk of falling.
It is important to discuss all the risks of treating depression and also the risks of not treating it. If you are a known CYP2D6 Poor metabolizers, the recommended starting dose and maintenance dose is 300 mg administered monthly as a single injection. The risk may be greater in people who have had these thoughts or actions in the past.