Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine)
What is Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine) used for?
Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine) is used to treat the symptoms of mental disorders such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. It may also be used with other drugs to treat depression, and for preventing the nausea and vomiting caused by cancer treatment. It is effective in treating the symptoms of mental disorders by restoring the balance in the brain of certain natural substances, called neurotransmitters. This may help to decrease hallucinations and feelings of nervousness in patients suffering from mental disorders.
Certain studies have suggested possible benefits of this drug in the treatment of Tourrete's syndrome, anorexia nervosa and anxiety disorder, however these studies have, as of yet failed to fully establish the effectiveness of this drug in the treatment of these conditions.
How should I use Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine)?
Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine) comes in the form of vials, which should be administered by a physician or trained health care professional. Patients are advised not to self administer this medication, as they may lack the medical knowledge or sanitary facilities required to do so. You should follow the instructions of your physician at all times while taking this medication.
What are the side effects of Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine)?
Patients may notice some side effects while taking Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine), such as:
You should immediately consult your physician if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if any other more serious side effects occur, such as changes in the color of urine, period pain, swelling of the limbs, difficulty sleeping, a fast pounding heartbeat, yellowing of the eyes or skin or problems walking.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Zyprexa RAIM Vial (Olanzapine). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
This drug may cause or worsen diabetes, weight gain or high cholesterol. You should discuss the risks of all potential side effects with your physician before taking this drug.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.