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These medications are comparable to Latuda (Lurasidone) or used for similar purposes.

Latuda
(Lurasidone)

Abilify
(Aripiprazole)

Geodon
(Ziprasidone)

Invega
(Paliperidone)

Risperdal
(Risperidone)

Saphris
(Asenapine)

Seroquel
(Quetiapine)

Zyprexa
(Olanzapine)

Helps control your thoughts and mood. Latuda (Lurasidone) is good for treating schizophrenia and depression related to bipolar disorder. It's less likely to cause weight gain, cholesterol, blood sugar, and heart rhythm problems.Helps control your thoughts and mood. Abilify (Aripiprazole) is good for treating psychosis and mania, and can help with depression. Less likely to cause side effects than any other antipsychotic, but has a risk of suicidal thoughts for people age 24 and younger.Helps control your thoughts and mood. Geodon (Ziprasidone) treats bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, and causes fewer side effects than similar medicines. It’s not a good choice if you have heart problems.Helps control your thoughts and mood. Invega (Paliperidone) is good for treating psychosis and improving mood. It's more likely to cause hormone problems than other antipsychotics.Helps control your thoughts and mood. Risperdal (Risperidone) is good for treating psychosis, mania, and irritability. Among newer antipsychotic medicines, more likely to cause side effects, especially weight gain and hormone problems.Coming soon.Helps control your thoughts and mood. Seroquel (Quetiapine) is good for treating psychosis and mania. Fewer side effects than most antipsychotics, but might be less effective for people over age 40 with schizophrenia.Helps control your thoughts and mood. Zyprexa (Olanzapine) is good for treating psychosis, mania, and agitation. More likely to cause weight gain and sleepiness than other antipsychotics.
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Reviews for Latuda (Lurasidone)
61%
of people (All ages) say Latuda (Lurasidone) is worth it
61%
say it works well
25%
say it's a big hassle
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Reviews for Abilify (Aripiprazole)
44%
-17% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
40%
-21% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
34%
-9% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
252 reviews
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Have you used Geodon (Ziprasidone)?
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Reviews for Invega (Paliperidone)
29%
-32% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
32%
-29% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
35%
-10% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
Have you used Invega (Paliperidone)?
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Reviews for Risperdal (Risperidone)
42%
-19% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
47%
-14% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
49%
-24% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
Have you used Risperdal (Risperidone)?
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Have you used Saphris (Asenapine)?
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Reviews for Seroquel (Quetiapine)
56%
-5% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
50%
-11% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
27%
-2% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
250 reviews
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Reviews for Zyprexa (Olanzapine)
41%
-20% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
51%
-10% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
51%
-26% worse vs. Latuda (Lurasidone)
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Side effects
LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
  • Drowsiness 12%
  • Restlessness 12%
  • Nausea 6%
  • Parkinsonism 6%
  • Any side effect 3%
  • Indigestion 2%
  • Vomiting 2%
  • Sleep difficulty 1%
  • Anxiety 3%
  • Agitation 3%
More Latuda side effects »
  • Headache 4%
  • Agitation 2%
  • Sleep difficulty 5%
  • Anxiety 4%
  • Nausea 4%
  • Restlessness 9%
  • Constipation 4%
  • Vomiting 5%
  • Dizziness 3%
  • Indigestion 2%
More Abilify side effects »
  • Extrapyramidal symptoms 6%
  • Drowsiness 7%
  • Nausea 3%
  • Constipation 1%
  • Respiratory tract infection 5%
  • Dizziness 2%
  • Indigestion 1%
  • Restlessness 1%
  • Muscle weakness 2%
  • Diarrhea 1%
More Geodon side effects »
  • Abnormally fast heart beat 5%
  • Drowsiness 2%
  • Dizziness 1%
  • Abdominal pain upper 2%
  • Dry mouth 2%
  • Heart block 1%
  • Fatigue 1%
More Invega side effects »
  • Parkinsonism 16%
  • Relaxation or sleepiness 7%
  • Restlessness 6%
  • Tremor 3%
  • Dizziness 1%
  • Nausea 3%
  • Muscle twitching 4%
  • Diarrhea 1%
  • Excessive saliva 2%
  • Vision blurred 1%
More Risperdal side effects »

We haven’t found good data for Saphris side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Saphris »
  • Drowsiness 42%
  • Dizziness 15%
  • Nausea 6%
  • Fatigue 5%
  • Increased appetite 8%
  • Abnormally fast heart beat 8%
  • Vomiting 4%
  • Dry mouth 7%
  • Nasal congestion 4%
  • Weight increased 6%
More Seroquel side effects »
  • Dizziness 7%
  • Constipation 6%
  • Personality disorder 4%
  • Weight gain 5%
  • Positional low blood pressure 3%
  • Restlessness 4%
  • Drowsiness 22%
  • Dry mouth 15%
  • Muscle weakness 9%
  • Indigestion 6%
More Zyprexa side effects »
How it works
LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
Latuda (Lurasidone) is a second generation antipsychotic. It treats schizophrenia and bipolar depression by adjusting the levels of dopamine and serotonin in your brain, which affects thoughts and mood.Abilify (Aripiprazole) is an atypical antipsychotic. Researchers don't know exactly how it works. It seems to change dopamine and serotonin activity in your brain, which affects thoughts and mood.Geodon (Ziprasidone) is a second generation antipsychotic. It treats schizophrenia and bipolar disorder by adjusting the levels of dopamine and serotonin in your brain, which affects thoughts and mood.Invega (Paliperidone) is an atypical antipsychotic. Researchers don't know exactly how it works. It seems to change dopamine and serotonin activity in your brain, which affect your thoughts and mood.Risperdal (Risperidone) is an atypical antipsychotic. Researchers don't know exactly how it works. It seems to change dopamine and serotonin activity in your brain, which affects thoughts and mood.Coming soon.Seroquel (Quetiapine) is an atypical antipsychotic. Researchers don't know exactly how it works. It seems to change dopamine and serotonin activity in your brain, which affects thoughts and mood.Zyprexa (Olanzapine) is an atypical antipsychotic. Researchers don't know exactly how it works. It seems to change dopamine and serotonin activity in your brain, which affects thoughts and mood.
Type of medication
LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
Prescription only
Prescription only
Prescription only
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Available as
LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Dissolving tablet
  • Liquid
  • Injection
  • Pill
  • Injection
  • Extended release
  • Injection
  • Pill
  • Dissolving tablet
  • Liquid
  • Injection
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Extended release
  • Pill
  • Dissolving tablet
  • Injection
Used for
LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
  • Bipolar I Disorder
Risk factors for serious side effects
LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
  • Elderly patients with dementia
  • Age 18 years or younger
    • Duration of treatment
    • Taking with alcohol
    • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
      • History of diabetes
      • History of high cholesterol
      Detailed Latuda (Lurasidone) risks & warnings »
      • Elderly patients with dementia
      • Age 24 years or younger
          • History of heart problems
          • Drug interactions
            • People with diabetes
            • People with high cholesterol
            • People with diabetes
            • Alcohol
            • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
              • Phenylketonuria (PKU)
              Detailed Abilify (Aripiprazole) risks & warnings »
              • Elderly patients with dementia
                • History of heart problems
                • Drug interactions
                • Low potassium
                • Low magnesium
                  • Duration of treatment
                    • Women of childbearing age
                    Detailed Geodon (Ziprasidone) risks & warnings »
                    • Elderly patients with dementia
                        • History of heart problems
                        • Drug interactions
                          • People with diabetes
                          • People with high cholesterol
                          • People with diabetes
                          • Alcohol
                          • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
                            Detailed Invega (Paliperidone) risks & warnings »
                            • Elderly patients with dementia
                                • History of heart problems
                                • Drug interactions
                                  • People with diabetes
                                  • People with high cholesterol
                                  • People with diabetes
                                  • Alcohol
                                  • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
                                    Detailed Risperdal (Risperidone) risks & warnings »
                                    Coming soon.
                                    • Elderly patients with dementia
                                        • History of heart problems
                                        • Drug interactions
                                          • People with diabetes
                                          • People with high cholesterol
                                          • People with diabetes
                                          • Alcohol
                                          • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
                                            Detailed Seroquel (Quetiapine) risks & warnings »
                                            • Elderly patients with dementia
                                                • History of heart problems
                                                • Drug interactions
                                                  • People with diabetes
                                                  • People with high cholesterol
                                                  • People with diabetes
                                                  • Alcohol
                                                  • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
                                                    Detailed Zyprexa (Olanzapine) risks & warnings »
                                                    Pregnancy

                                                    Research studies with animals haven’t found a risk to unborn babies, but it hasn’t been properly studied in humans.

                                                    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

                                                    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

                                                    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

                                                    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

                                                    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

                                                    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

                                                    Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

                                                    Alcohol
                                                    LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
                                                    • Need to avoid drinking alcohol while taking Latuda (Lurasidone).
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                                                    Food
                                                    LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
                                                    • Latuda (Lurasidone) can increase your blood sugar and cholesterol. However, Latuda (Lurasidone) is the least likely to raise your blood sugar and cholesterol compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    No food related info.No food related info.
                                                    • Invega (Paliperidone) can increase your blood sugar and cholesterol. Invega (Paliperidone) is moderately likely to raise your blood sugar and cholesterol compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • Invega (Paliperidone) can cause you to gain weight. Invega (Paliperidone) is moderately likely to cause weight gain compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • Risperdal (Risperidone) can increase your blood sugar and cholesterol. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • Risperdal (Risperidone) can cause you to gain weight. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    No food related info.
                                                    • Seroquel (Quetiapine) can increase your blood sugar and cholesterol. Seroquel (Quetiapine) is more likely to raise your blood sugar and cholesterol compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • Seroquel (Quetiapine) can cause you to gain weight. Seroquel (Quetiapine) is moderately likely to cause weight gain compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • Zyprexa (Olanzapine) can increase your blood sugar and cholesterol. Zyprexa (Olanzapine) is more likely to raise your blood sugar and cholesterol compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • Zyprexa (Olanzapine) can cause you to gain weight. Zyprexa (Olanzapine) is more likely to cause weight gain compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    Sleep
                                                    LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
                                                    No sleep related info.No sleep related info.
                                                    • Can cause drowsiness when you first start taking it, so avoid activities that require you to be alert until you know how it affects you.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness, or worsen you cholesterol and blood sugar levels.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness.
                                                    No sleep related info.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness, drowsiness, and low blood pressure.
                                                    • Might make you more sleepy than some antipsychotics.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness.
                                                    Weight
                                                    LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
                                                    No weight related info.
                                                    • Least likely antipsychotic to cause weight gain.
                                                    • Abilify (Aripiprazole) can cause you to gain weight. Abilify (Aripiprazole) is the least likely to cause weight gain compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • It causes slightly less weight gain than similar medicines.
                                                    • Sometimes causes weight gain and low blood pressure.
                                                    • Invega (Paliperidone) can cause you to gain weight. Invega (Paliperidone) is moderately likely to cause weight gain compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • Moderate risk of weight gain and problems with cholesterol or blood sugar compared to other antipsychotics.
                                                    • May cause weight gain and worsen cholesterol or blood sugar.
                                                    • Risperdal (Risperidone) can cause you to gain weight. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    No weight related info.
                                                    • Sometimes causes weight gain, sleepiness, and low blood pressure.
                                                    • May cause weight gain and worsen cholesterol or blood sugar.
                                                    • Seroquel (Quetiapine) can cause you to gain weight. Seroquel (Quetiapine) is moderately likely to cause weight gain compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    • More likely to cause weight gain and problems with cholesterol or blood sugar compared to other antipsychotics.
                                                    • May cause weight gain and worsen cholesterol or blood sugar.
                                                    • Zyprexa (Olanzapine) can cause you to gain weight. Zyprexa (Olanzapine) is more likely to cause weight gain compared to other antipsychotic medications. Exercise and eat healthy food to lower your risk.
                                                    Upsides and benefits
                                                    LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
                                                    • Has been shown in clinical studies to help people felt better and experience improvements with their thoughts and mood.
                                                    • It’s a newer type of medication and works differently than traditional antidepressants.
                                                    • Can be taken alone or with other medications that manage your mood.
                                                    • Compared to other antipsychotics, it has a lower risk of causing weight gain and changes to cholesterol, blood sugar, and heart rhythm.
                                                    • Effective at relieving psychotic symptoms and manic episodes. All antipsychotic medicines are about equally effective.
                                                    • More energizing than other antipsychotics.
                                                    • Fewer side effects than any other antipsychotics.
                                                    • Least likely antipsychotic to cause weight gain.
                                                    • Less likely to cause heart problems compared to some antipsychotics.
                                                    • Studies show that it can also be helpful for depression, especially in women, if your symptoms don't go away with an antidepressant alone.
                                                    • Available as a generic, which is cheaper.
                                                    • Geodon (Ziprasidone) can be used with lithium or valproate to better treat bipolar disorder.
                                                    • Geodon (Ziprasidone) can treat agitation in people with schizophrenia by reducing symptoms of anxiety, nervousness, and distress.
                                                    • Compared to other antipsychotics, it has a lower risk of weight gain, hyperglycemia, and hyperlipidemia.
                                                    • The Geodon (Ziprasidone) capsule is available as a generic.
                                                    • The injectable form can treat sudden agitation in schizophrenia when it's not possible to use the capsules.
                                                    • It's available as a pill that you take by mouth daily for continuous treatment and as an injection used for short-term treatment of agitation.
                                                    • Effective at relieving psychotic symptoms and relapse rates for people with schizophrenia.
                                                    • Also relieves psychotic symptoms and improves mood for people with schizoaffective disorder.
                                                    • Works just as well as other antipsychotic medicines.
                                                    • Less likely to cause heart or liver problems than some other antipsychotic medications.
                                                    • Effective at relieving psychotic symptoms, manic episodes, irritability, and aggressive behavior.
                                                    • Lowers relapse rates in people with schizophrenia and people with irritability associated with autism.
                                                    • Antipsychotic medicines are all about equally effective.
                                                    • Less likely to cause heart problems than some antipsychotics.
                                                    Coming soon
                                                    • Effective at relieving psychotic symptoms and manic episodes.
                                                    • Antipsychotic medicines are all about equally effective.
                                                    • Fewer side effects than most antipsychotic medicines.
                                                    • Less likely to cause heart problems compared to some antipsychotics.
                                                    • Compared to other antipsychotics, the least likely to cause Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS): Movement disorders that include stiffness, tremor, restlessness, and slow, repetitive, or involuntary movements.
                                                    • Effective at relieving psychotic symptoms, manic episodes, and agitation in people with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
                                                    • Lowers relapse rates for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
                                                    • Antipsychotic medicines are all about equally effective.
                                                    • Less likely to cause heart problems than some antipsychotics.
                                                    Downsides and risks
                                                    LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
                                                    • Certain antifungal and heart medicines can increase the amount of Latuda (Lurasidone) in your body and put you at risk for more side effects. Ask your doctor or pharmacist about any drug interactions between medicines you’re taking.
                                                    • Can cause you to be more sensitive to heat and make it harder for your body to cool off.
                                                    • Need to avoid drinking alcohol while taking Latuda (Lurasidone).
                                                    • Elderly people who have dementia shouldn't take Latuda (Lurasidone).
                                                    • Mild risk of Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS): Movement disorders that include stiffness, tremor, restlessness, and slow, repetitive, or involuntary movements.
                                                    • Can cause higher risk of suicidal thoughts and behavior for people age 24 and younger.
                                                    • You might need routine blood tests to check how the medicine is affecting your body.
                                                    • All antipsychotics come with side effects that make them difficult to take. You might need to try a few different medicines until you find one that works for you and that you can tolerate.
                                                    • Elderly people with dementia shouldn’t take Geodon (Ziprasidone).
                                                    • You shouldn’t take Geodon (Ziprasidone) if you have a history of heart problems (slow heart rate, recent heart attack, heart failure, or heart rhythm problems). It’s also not safe to take if you have low potassium or magnesium, or are taking medicines that increase the risk of this happening (diuretics).
                                                    • You'll need to get blood tests before you start taking Geodon (Ziprasidone).
                                                    • It causes slightly less weight gain than similar medicines.
                                                    • Can't take Geodon (Ziprasidone) capsules and injections at the same time. Capsules should be used instead of the injection as soon as possible.
                                                    • Invega (Paliperidone) has a high risk of causing hormone problems that cause nipples to leak fluid and male breasts to grow abnormally large.
                                                    • Sometimes causes weight gain and low blood pressure.
                                                    • Mild risk of causing extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS): movement disorders that include stiffness, tremor, restlessness, and slow, repetitive, or involuntary movements.
                                                    • You might need routine blood tests to check how the medicine is affecting your body.
                                                    • Not a good choice for elderly people who have dementia.
                                                    • All antipsychotics have side effects that make them difficult to take. You might need to try a few different medicines until you find one that works best for you.
                                                    • Mild to moderate risk of Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS): Movement disorders that include stiffness, tremor, restlessness, and slow, repetitive, or involuntary movements.
                                                    • Moderate risk of weight gain and problems with cholesterol or blood sugar compared to other antipsychotics.
                                                    • Compared to other antipsychotics, higher risk of hormone problems that cause nipples to leak and male breasts to grow abnormally large.
                                                    • You might need routine blood tests to check how the medicine is affecting your body.
                                                    • All antipsychotics come with side effects that make them difficult to take. You might need to try a few different medicines until you find one that works for you and that you can tolerate.
                                                    Coming soon
                                                    • In studies, less effective for people over age 40 for schizophrenia.
                                                    • Sometimes causes weight gain, sleepiness, and low blood pressure.
                                                    • You might need routine blood tests to check how the medicine is affecting your body.
                                                    • All antipsychotics come with side effects that make them difficult to take. You might need to try a few different medicines until you find one that works for you and that you can tolerate.
                                                    • More likely to cause weight gain and problems with cholesterol or blood sugar compared to other antipsychotics.
                                                    • Might make you more sleepy than some antipsychotics.
                                                    • Mild risk of Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS): Movement disorders that include stiffness, tremor, restlessness, and slow, repetitive, or involuntary movements.
                                                    • You might need routine blood tests to check how the medicine is affecting your body.
                                                    • All antipsychotics come with side effects that make them difficult to take. You might need to try a few different medicines until you find one that works for you and that you can tolerate.
                                                    Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
                                                    LatudaAbilifyGeodonInvegaRisperdalSaphrisSeroquelZyprexa
                                                    • Take it once a day at the same time each day. It works faster when you take it with a small snack (at least 350 calories).
                                                    • Don’t eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice while taking Latuda (Lurasidone). It can negatively affect how Latuda (Lurasidone) works.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness and nausea, so avoid activities that require you to be alert until you get used to it.
                                                    • Usually takes 4 to 6 weeks to see the full effects on your thoughts and mood, so hang in there until you find the right dose that works for you.
                                                    • Takes 4 to 6 weeks to see full effects on thoughts and mood.
                                                    • Makes you energized. Take in the morning to avoid difficulty sleeping.
                                                    • For the first week, avoid activities that require you to be alert.
                                                    • May worsen cholesterol or blood sugar.
                                                    • Report any unusual thoughts, inability to control muscle movements, or fever and excess sweating to your doctor.
                                                    • Elderly people with dementia shouldn't take it.
                                                    • It usually takes 4 to 6 weeks to see the full effects, so hang in there and wait until it works to figure out the right dose for you.
                                                    • Take Geodon (Ziprasidone) twice a day, preferably with food.
                                                    • Can cause drowsiness when you first start taking it, so avoid activities that require you to be alert until you know how it affects you.
                                                    • Geodon (Ziprasidone) can cause heart problems, so call your doctor right away if you faint or feel a change in your heartbeat.
                                                    • Let your doctor know if you're taking a diuretic (water pill) or have a condition like chronic diarrhea that'll lower the amount of potassium or magnesium in your blood.
                                                    • It'll take 4 to 6 weeks to see the medication's full effects on thoughts and mood.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness, or worsen you cholesterol and blood sugar levels.
                                                    • For the first week, avoid activities like driving that require you to be alert.
                                                    • Don't worry if you see tablet shells in your stool since the medication was already absorbed by your body.
                                                    • Report any unusual thoughts, inability to control muscle movements, or fever and excess sweating to your doctor.
                                                    • Elderly people who have dementia shouldn't take Invega (Paliperidone).
                                                    • Takes 4 to 6 weeks to see full effects on thoughts and mood.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness.
                                                    • For the first week, avoid activities that require you to be alert.
                                                    • May cause weight gain and worsen cholesterol or blood sugar.
                                                    • Report any unusual thoughts, inability to control muscle movements, or fever and excess sweating to your doctor.
                                                    • Elderly people with dementia shouldn't take it.
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                                                    • Takes 4 to 6 weeks to see full effects on thoughts and mood.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness, drowsiness, and low blood pressure.
                                                    • For the first week, avoid activities that require you to be alert.
                                                    • May cause weight gain and worsen cholesterol or blood sugar.
                                                    • Report any unusual thoughts, inability to control muscle movements, or fever and excess sweating to your doctor.
                                                    • Elderly people with dementia shouldn't take it.
                                                    • Takes 4 to 6 weeks to see full effects on thoughts and mood.
                                                    • Can cause dizziness and drowsiness.
                                                    • For the first week, avoid activities that require you to be alert.
                                                    • May cause weight gain and worsen cholesterol or blood sugar.
                                                    • Report any unusual thoughts, inability to control muscle movements, or fever and excess sweating to your doctor.
                                                    • Elderly people with dementia shouldn't take it.
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