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Loxapine vs. Zyprexa for Schizophrenia

Loxapine

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/ 867 posts
Other Names: Loxitane

Zyprexa

Rx
/ 61,792 posts
Other Names: Olanzapine
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 867 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 61,792 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Olanzapine (trade names Zyprexa, Zalasta, Zolafren, Olzapin, Oferta, Zypadhera or in combination with fluoxetine Symbyax) is an atypical antipsychotic, approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatme... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Loxapine vs. Zyprexa

144 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
from zyprexa to loxapine too. I lost 22 lbs but have...
...zyprexa to loxapine too. I ...increased my effexor and it causes weight gain. I am ...overall i lost 40 lbs that i gained on z...
well for me. It's an \"older\" antipsychotic, but it wor...
...Loxapine and it's worked really well for me. It's an \"older\" antipsychotic, but it works ...on Zyprexa and my doc took me off it. It was the best decision that I've ever made. I also have diab...
loxapine i lost 40 of the 50lbs i gained on zyprexa but it...
on loxapine i lost 40 of the 50lbs i gained on zyprexa but it wasnt working so i switched to stelazine and that doesnt cause...
Abilify, Seroquel, loxapine, Respiridal before but it...
...new meds. My doctor said choose between Zyprexa which causes Diabetes or another med ...less side effects. Im on invega but its costing ...took Geodon, Abilify, Seroquel, loxapine, Respiridal...
and inability to think analytically on the loxapine...
...skills, anxiety, insomnia, and inability to think analytically on the loxapine, to name ...that, but I need to feel more peaceful too, and Zyprexa gives me a profound feeling of well being. I...
tried first. I take Loxapine with a tiny dose of Zyprexa...
...first. I take Loxapine with a tiny dose of Zyprexa and I have ...I responded to Loxapine but I also had previously responded to Zyprexa. Her daughter is definitely not responding to Zyprexa at...
was on zyprexa and gained a bunch of weight so the pdoc put...
i was on zyprexa and gained a bunch of weight so the pdoc put ...had a relapse on loxapine and now i am...
of weight gain so now I'm on an older one called loxapine...
...I would agree. Zyprexa was the medication that brought me out of a horrible depression. It causes a lot of weight gain so now I'm on an older one called loxapine...doesn't work as well,...
when I got tired of gaining weight, I switched to loxapine
...used for schizophrenia...  I mean, they do have side effects, but for me, it's totally worth it.  I took Zyprexa for awhile.  Worked really well.  Then when I got tired of gaining weight, I...
starting loxapine and fluanxol i've been more recalcitrant...
...since starting loxapine and fluanxol i've been ...paranoid and depressed. I wonder if stelazine will do any miracles ...for social phobia and agoraphobia for me was zyprexa. But I gained 60lb...
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