Fanapt

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Iloperidone, also known as Fanapt, Fanapta, and previously known as Zomaril, is an atypical antipsychotic for the t...
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Fanapt for Schizophrenia
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I just started the Fanapt, it seems to be helping some. My doctor said he would slowly go up on it. He said it would also help with my anxiety as well as the voices, but I haven't read anywhere that it's supposed to help with anxiety. Is it supposed to help with anxiety or not?

chizoaffective disorder and OCD. Does fanapt work mostly f...
" ...is used for schizophrenia. I have schizoaffective disorder and OCD. Does fanapt work mostly... "

I quit the Fanapt and lost some weight and it went away,...
" ...don't have Bipolar I have schizophrenia. I've been on AP ...long time. I became diabetic while on Fanapt. I quit the Fanapt and lost some weight and it went away, for a while. I'm ...same weight and off... "

really are supposed to take fanapt for is flaring up you...
" ...part you really are supposed to take fanapt for is flaring up you have more triggers for anxiety. Hell, I have some anxiety when I am psychotic, because my senses are... "

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I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When...
" I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When I first started taking it, I got very dizzy often, but that wore off. Soon afterwards, my doctor increased my dose. When the side effects... "

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I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When...
" I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When I first started taking it, I got very dizzy often, but that wore off. Soon afterwards, my doctor increased my dose. When the side effects... "

on fanapt. Fanapt can cause diabetes which means I will...
" I read that fanapt can cause death in senile people. ...for seniors on fanapt. Fanapt can cause diabetes which means I... "

at and dont want to eat. I also feel queasy and threw up...
" fanapt lack of appetite? I just started fanapt friday. I feel full constantly even if i dont eat and dont... "

Which is really bad because Fanapt worked really well for me
" I didn't know I had heart problems and was put on Fanapt. I blacked out while ...is really bad because Fanapt worked... "

doc put me on 16mg a day and it made me sick to my stomach,...
" ...anyone here ever take fanapt? My old pdoc put me on 16mg a day and it made me sick... "

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Hoxie1979
I just started the Fanapt, it seems to be helping some. My doctor said he would slowly go up on it. He said it would also help with my anxiety as well as the voices, but I haven't read anywhere that it's supposed to help with anxiety. Is it supposed to help with anxiety or not?

chizoaffective disorder and OCD. Does fanapt work mostly f...
" ...is used for schizophrenia. I have schizoaffective disorder and OCD. Does fanapt work mostly... "

I quit the Fanapt and lost some weight and it went away,...
" ...don't have Bipolar I have schizophrenia. I've been on AP ...long time. I became diabetic while on Fanapt. I quit the Fanapt and lost some weight and it went away, for a while. I'm ...same weight and off... "

really are supposed to take fanapt for is flaring up you...
" ...part you really are supposed to take fanapt for is flaring up you have more triggers for anxiety. Hell, I have some anxiety when I am psychotic, because my senses are... "

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www.webmd.com
I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When...
" I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When I first started taking it, I got very dizzy often, but that wore off. Soon afterwards, my doctor increased my dose. When the side effects... "

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www.rxlist.com
I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When...
" I take FanApt for controlling depression in Bipolar I. When I first started taking it, I got very dizzy often, but that wore off. Soon afterwards, my doctor increased my dose. When the side effects... "

on fanapt. Fanapt can cause diabetes which means I will...
" I read that fanapt can cause death in senile people. ...for seniors on fanapt. Fanapt can cause diabetes which means I... "

at and dont want to eat. I also feel queasy and threw up...
" fanapt lack of appetite? I just started fanapt friday. I feel full constantly even if i dont eat and dont... "

Which is really bad because Fanapt worked really well for me
" I didn't know I had heart problems and was put on Fanapt. I blacked out while ...is really bad because Fanapt worked... "

doc put me on 16mg a day and it made me sick to my stomach,...
" ...anyone here ever take fanapt? My old pdoc put me on 16mg a day and it made me sick... "

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