Switch medication from Olanzapine_LA to partial agonist.
Partial agonist is a collection of antipsychotic drugs having similar properties with respect to switching. A switch to member of the 'partial agonist' group from anotherdrug should be read as partial agonist-anotherdrug. Similarly, a switch from a member of the 'partial agonist' group to anotherdrug should be read as anotherdrug-partial agonist.
- Day 1: Last depot injection
Start partial agonist
- Start drug at target dose on the day you would normally have injected the next depot.
- During this switch you could monitor ECG, especially in patients prone to QT-conduction problems.
- There is a possibility of QT interval prolongation.
— Olanzapine_LA — partial agonist
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