After the tablet has melted, it can be swallowed with or without liquid. You may report side effects to Health Canada at It melts under your tongue so bypasses the GI tract and doesn't cause the hunger and cravings and weight gain that the regular version of Zyprexa can. Standard oral olanzapine tablet; 5 to 20 mg dose, supplied in 5 mg tablet strength, oral administration tablets swalloweddaily for 16 weeks.
Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results.
Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company. Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially drowsiness, constipationtrouble urinating, confusion, or dizziness upon standing.
However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. This is only a brief summary of general information about this medicine. Follow your doctor's instructions. My horrible side effect was drowsiness. This information should not be used to decide whether or not to take this medicine Zyprexa Zydis or any other medicine. Other related psychiatric disorder. Have started a weight loss program within the last 8 weeks Have an illness that might affect patient's weight during the study Have an allergy to phenylalanine, mannitol or saccharine Be taking any medication except for olanzapine that might affect patient's weight.
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Other disclosure agreement that restricts the right of the PI to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed. Purpose This study is testing if under the tongue olanzapine for schizophrenia, related psychosis, schizoaffective disorder or bipolar disorder will have less weight gain than olanzapine that is swallowed, in patients who are already gaining weight on olanzapine. Though I was told that it was one of the side effects.
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