Olanzapine LA-Partial antagonist

From Psychiatrienet
Jump to: navigation, search
Olanzapine
long acting
Type Antipsychotic
Group Atypical AP
links
Medscape Olanzapine
EMEA zypadhera
PubChem 4585
PubMed Olanzapine
Kompas (Dutch) Olanzapine
Wikipedia Olanzapine
Partial antagonist

Aripiprazole
Brexpiprazole
Cariprazine

Switch medication from Olanzapine_LA to partial antagonist.
Partial antagonist is a collection of antipsychotic drugs having similar properties with respect to switching. A switch to member of the 'partial antagonist' group from anotherdrug should be read as partial antagonist-anotherdrug. Similarly, a switch from a member of the 'partial antagonist' group to anotherdrug should be read as anotherdrug-partial antagonist.

Nietinrijdenbord.png Stop Olanzapine_LA
  • Day 1: Last depot injection
Eenrichtingbord.png Start partial antagonist
  • Start drug at target dose on the day you would normally have injected the next depot.
Infobord.png More information
  • During this switch you could monitor ECG, especially in patients prone to QT-conduction problems.
  • There is a possibility of QT interval prolongation.[1]
    StopDepotStartArip.jpg
Nietinrijdenbord.png — Olanzapine_LA
Eenrichtingbord.png — partial antagonist


  1. Stöllberger C, Huber JO, Finsterer J, Antipsychotic drugs and QT prolongation. Int Clin Psychopharmacol. 2005 Sep;20(5):243-51.
The editors of psychiatrienet.nl take the greatest care to provide up-to-date and accurate information on this site. Nevertheless, mistakes and omissions cannot be entirely excluded. No rights devolve from the information provided. The editors and other providers of information to this site accept no responsibility for the content of this site or for the information provided therein; neither do they accept responsibility for possible damages which may derive from the use of the information on this site or from the linked sites. The editorial board accepts no responsibility for the content of the (linked) sites, for access to them, or for the products and services on these sites, nor for the occurrence of errors, viruses, and/or disruptions in service.