Abilify Medication - Uses & Side Effects
Generic Name: Aripiprazole
Abilify is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the actions of chemicals in the brain. Aripiprazole medication used to manage positive symptoms including such as hallucinations, delusions, and thought disturbances and as well as negative symptoms including such as social withdrawal, inability to experience pleasure, and blunted affect of schizophrenia.
The usual dose for abilify medication is 10 or 15 milligrams taken once a day.
Uses of Abilify
Side Effects of Abilify
If you are taking this medication, then discuss the side effects with your doctor. If you feel any change in intensity, then you should tell your doctor. Because only your doctor can determine if it is safe to continue using Abilify. Side effects may include:
Warnings and precautions before taking Abilify:
Drug Interaction :-
If you are taking certain drugs with abilify, then it may decreased, increased or altered the effects of abilify medicine. You should be cautious when taking Abilify with blood pressure medications classified as alpha-adrenergic blockers, including Hytrin and Cardura. Caution is also advised when combining Abilify with drugs that act on the brain, including tranquilizers, antidepressants, sleeping pills, narcotic painkillers, and other schizophrenia medications.
When you are taking abilify, and you feel that overdose is suspected then contact your doctor immediately. Symptoms of an Abilify overdose may include:-
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