What are the Abilify cans

Package insert for ABILIFY 5 mg tablets

Dosage of ABILIFY 5 mg tablets

Treatment of schizophrenia:

Since the dosage of the drug depends on various factors, it should be individually tailored to you by your doctor.

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice on the dosage.

Schizophrenia - Starting Dose:

  • Adults
    • Single dose: 2-3 tablets
    • Total dose: once a day
    • Time: regardless of meals

Schizophrenia - maintenance dose:

  • Adults
    • Single dose: 3 tablets
    • Total dose: once a day
    • Time: regardless of meals

Prevention of recurrence of manic-depressive phases:

Since the dosage of the drug depends on various factors, it should be individually tailored to you by your doctor.

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice on the dosage.

Treatment of manic-depressive phases:

Manic-depressive phases - starting dose:

  • Adults
    • Single dose: 3 tablets
    • Total dose: once a day
    • Time: regardless of meals

Maximum dose: a dose of 6 tablets per day should not be exceeded.

Instructions for use

The total dose should not be exceeded without consulting a doctor or pharmacist.

Type of application?
Take the medicine with liquid (e.g. 1 glass of water).

Duration of application?
The duration of use depends on the type of complaint and / or duration of the illness and is therefore only determined by your doctor.

Overdose?
A variety of overdose symptoms can occur, including indifference / indifference, high blood pressure, drowsiness, rapid heartbeat, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. If you suspect an overdose, contact a doctor immediately.

The general rule is: Pay attention to a conscientious dosage, especially with infants, small children and the elderly. If in doubt, ask your doctor or pharmacist about any effects or precautionary measures.

A dosage prescribed by a doctor may differ from the information on the package insert. Since the doctor will tailor them individually, you should therefore use the medicine according to his instructions.

Information on divisibility and preparation

The preparation cannot be divided equally into doses.