After the necessary psychiatric assessment, the first-line therapies are intramuscular injection antipsychotic agents, such as ziprasidone
or haloperidol, or oral atypical antipsychotics combined with a benzodiazepine.
PD patients with diabetes, obesity, or dyslipidemia as comorbidities should not be prescribed clozapine and olanzapine, while clozapine, ziprasidone
, and FGAs, as well as pimavanserin, should be avoided in patients with heart failure and QTc prolongation .
11, saying that it had reviewed six worldwide cases of the condition, known as Drug Reaction With Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS), that were associated with ziprasidone
Pharmaceutical company Dr Reddy's Laboratories (NYSE:RDY) revealed on Friday that it introduced Ziprasidone
Hydrochloride Capsules in the US market on 2 March 2012.
Among the 36 patients receiving ziprasidone
treatment, 7 dropped out for various reasons, leaving the remaining 29 patients in the final analysis.
Asenapine is a serotonin and dopamine (5HT/D2) antagonist like other available agents in the second-generation antipsychotic class, such as clozapine, risperidone (Risperdal), olanzapine (Zyprexa), quetiapine (Seroquel), ziprasidone
, and paliperidone (Invega).
According to recent reviews, the risk of diabetes is highest for clozapine and olanzapine, followed by quetiapine and risperidone, and lowest for those receiving ziprasidone
4) Risperidone and quetiapine were put into an intermediate risk category for weight gain, while aripiprazole and ziprasidone
were, at the time, too new to categorize.
Participants randomly received the old drug--perphenazine--or one of the new ones--olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone, and ziprasidone
Conventional antipsychotics, used for half a century to treat a range of major psychiatric conditions, are increasingly being replaced in clinical practice by so-called 'atypical' antipsychotics, which include clozapine, risperidone, olanzapine, quetiapine, ziprasidone
said such wording could take the same approach as language in a section of the label for the atypical antipsychotic ziprasidone
Reddy's Laboratories (NYSE: RDY) announced today that it has launched Ziprasidone
Hydrochloride Capsules, a bioequivalent generic version of Geodon([R]) in the US market on March 2, 2012 following the approval by the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) of Dr.