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Brand name: Aripiprazole (GX) TM

Active ingredients: aripiprazole

What it is used for

Aripiprazole is indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia including maintenance of clinical improvement during continuation therapy.,Acute treatment of manic or mixed episodes associated with Bipolar I Disorder in adults as monotherapy and in combination with lithium or valproate;,Maintenance treatment of manic or mixed episodes in Bipolar I Disorder in adults as monotherapy.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

10mm x 6.25mm, capsule-shaped, biconvex, white uncoated tablets with 20 debossed on one side and ZL on the other side

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient aripiprazole

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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