Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Invega

Descriptions


Paliperidone is used to treat the symptoms of psychotic disorders, such as schizophrenia. It may be used alone or together with other medicines to treat patients with schizoaffective disorder. This medicine should not be used to treat behavioral problems in older adult patients who have dementia or Alzheimer's disease.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet, Extended Release