Zyprexa (Olanzapine)


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Zyprexa (generic name: olanzapine) is an antipsychotic medication that is indicated for the following conditions:

  1. Psychotic Conditions: Zyprexa is used to treat psychotic conditions such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder (manic depression) in adults and children at least 13 years old.
  2. Bipolar I Disorder: It is also used together with fluoxetine (Prozac) to treat episodes of depression in adults and children at least 10 years old who have bipolar I disorder.
  3. Treatment Resistant Depression: Zyprexa in combination with fluoxetine is indicated for the treatment of treatment-resistant depression (major depressive disorder in patients who do not respond to 2 separate trials of different antidepressants of adequate dose and duration in the current episode), based on clinical studies in adult patients.
  4. Prevention of Recurrence in Bipolar Disorder: In patients whose manic episode has responded to olanzapine treatment, olanzapine is indicated for the prevention of recurrence in patients with bipolar disorder.


  • Read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before starting Zyprexa and with each refill. 
  • Ask your healthcare provider if you have any questions about Zyprexa. 
  • Start this medication at a low dose and gradually increase your dose, as directed by your healthcare provider, to reduce the risk of side effects. 
  • Follow your healthcare provider's instructions carefully. 
  • Take Zyprexa regularly at the same time each day to maximize its benefits. 
  • Take a missed dose of Zyprexa as soon as you remember but skip it if it's almost time for the next dose. 
  • Take Zyprexa with or without food as directed by your healthcare provider. 
  • Take this medication at regular intervals and do not take it more often than directed 
  • Discuss any concerns or questions about the use of Zyprexa in children with your healthcare provider. 


  • Don't take double or extra doses of Zyprexa to make up for a missed dose. 
  • Don't stop taking Zyprexa without consulting your healthcare provider, even if you feel better. 

The dosage of Zyprexa is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. 

Common Side Effects:

  • Lack of energy
  • Dry mouth
  • Increased appetite
  • Sleepiness or excessive sleeping
  • Tremor
  • Weight gain

Serious Side Effects: 

  • Increased risk of death in elderly people with dementia-related psychosis
  • Increased incidence of stroke or mini-strokes in elderly people with dementia-related psychosis
  • Sweating too much or not at all
  • Feeling very hot
  • Feeling thirsty
  • Inability to produce urine

This is a summary of the side effects, and individual experiences may vary. If you have any concerns about the side effects of Zyprexa, discuss them with your healthcare provider.

Talk to a healthcare provider about the risks and benefits of treatment, especially when Zyprexa is used by teenagers.

Patients should be advised of the potential risk of hyperglycemia-related adverse reactions. Regular monitoring for worsening of glucose control is recommended, especially for patients with diabetes.

Patients should be counseled that dyslipidemia has occurred during treatment with Zyprexa. Regular monitoring of the lipid profile is recommended.

Patients should be aware that weight gain has occurred during treatment with Zyprexa. Regular monitoring of weight is advised.

Special precautions should be taken when using Zyprexa in combination with other medications. Refer to the Warnings and Precautions section of the package insert for specific guidance.

Zyprexa is not approved for use in older adults with dementia-related psychosis. Additionally, there is an increased risk of death due to cerebrovascular events in older patients.

Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Zyprexa, as it may have adverse effects on the medication's efficacy and safety.

The information provided here is a summary. Consult a healthcare provider for personalized guidance based on individual health conditions and medication interactions.

Generic name:

Olanzapine, Olanzapine


Tablet, Film Coated Tablet

Strength(s): 2.5mg, 5mg, 7.5mg, 10mg, 15mg, 20mg
Quantities Available: 28, 84, 100
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