Disease Information for Aripiprazole (Abilify) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Constipation in Elderly
Motor restlessness
Akathisia
Headache
Headache, frontal
Stupor/poor reponse to stimulus
Unable to sit still/restlessness
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Gastrin, serum (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Constipation
Obstipation
Sedation/torpor induced
Hypergastrinemia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Antipsychotic/neuroleptic drug (example)
DRUG/Atypical anti-psychotic neuroleptic drugs
DRUG/Psychoactive/sedative drug (category)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Aripiprazole (Abilify) administration, Brand name/Abilify (Aripiprazole)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/2003 New Drug (RX)
DRUG/Dose 10 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 15 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 20 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 30 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose must be titrated to effect
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

New class of anti-psychotic medication but can cause orthostatic hypotension, tardive dyskenesia, and malignant neuroleptic syndrome;treatment for schizophrenia; partial dopamine agonist; cpy450 metabolism pathway;oral medication once daily;10,15,20,30 mgm pills; new indication 2005 forb bipolar disorder especially manic phase

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