Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. ZyPREXA IntraMuscular
  2. ZyPREXA Relprevv

Descriptions


Olanzapine injection is used to treat agitation that occurs with schizophrenia and bipolar mania. This medicine should not be used to treat behavioral problems in older adult patients who have dementia or Alzheimer's disease.

Zyprexa® IntraMuscular injection is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of a doctor.

Zyprexa® Relprevv™ is available only under a special restricted distribution program called Zyprexa® Relprevv™ patient care program.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder for Solution
  • Powder for Suspension, Extended Release