Aripiprazole LA-Paliperidone LA

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Aripiprazole
long acting
Type Antipsychotic
Group Atypical AP
Other use moodstabilizer
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Medscape Aripiprazole
EMEA abilify
PubChem 60975
PubMed Aripiprazole
Kompas (Dutch) Aripiprazole
Wikipedia Aripiprazole
Paliperidone
long acting
Type Antipsychotic
Group Atypical AP
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Medscape Paliperidone
PubChem 23724979
PubMed Paliperidone
Kompas (Dutch) Paliperidone
Wikipedia Paliperidone

Switch medication from Aripiprazole LA to Paliperidone LA.

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  • Day 1: Last depot injection
Eenrichtingbord.png Start Paliperidone LA
  • Start depot according to general dosing advice on the day you normally would have injected the former depot.
  • Testing for acceptance and possible allergic reactions in a low dose can be carried out earlier.
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  • During this switch you could monitor ECG, especially in patients prone to QT-conduction problems.
  • There is a possibility of QT interval prolongation.[1]
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Nietinrijdenbord.png — Aripiprazole LA
Eenrichtingbord.png — Paliperidone LA


  1. Stöllberger C, Huber JO, Finsterer J, Antipsychotic drugs and QT prolongation. Int Clin Psychopharmacol. 2005 Sep;20(5):243-51.
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