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Zyprexa

Most Commonly Used
Zyprexa 10mg Tab
Eli Lilly and Co
Pill Identification: LILLY 4117 
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Zyprexa 5mg Tab
Eli Lilly and Co
Pill Identification: LILLY 4115 
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Zyprexa 20mg Tab
Eli Lilly and Co
Pill Identification: LILLY 4420 
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Zyprexa 2.5mg Tab
Eli Lilly and Co
Pill Identification: LILLY 4112 
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Zyprexa 15mg Tab
Eli Lilly and Co
Pill Identification: LILLY 4415 
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Overview Information on Zyprexa
Pharmacist Tip
Zyprexa may make you drowsy or dizzy and can impair judgment and reaction time. While you are taking Zyprexa, it can be dangerous to drive or do other activities that require you to be alert.     
Zyprexa® is an antipsychotic medicine. Doctors prescribe Zyprexa to treat symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar disorders. Zyprexa is approved for use in adults and in children aged 13 and older. Zyprexa should not be used to treat patients with dementia-related conditions.

Zyprexa is a brand name for the medicine olanzapine. It is available as a tablet or fast-dissolve tablet. You take Zyprexa by mouth, usually once daily. When taking the fast-dissolve tablets, Zyprexa Zydis®, make sure your hands are dry before you handle the medicine. Do not remove the tablet from the blister packet until you are ready to take it. Once you open the blister packet, put the Zyprexa Zydis fast-dissolve tablet immediately in your mouth. The tablet will quickly dissolve in your saliva so that you can easily swallow it with or without water.



Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013
Zyprexa® is an antipsychotic medicine. Doctors prescribe Zyprexa to treat symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar disorders. Zyprexa is approved for use in adults and in children aged 13 and older. Zyprexa should not be used to treat patients with dementia-related conditions.

Zyprexa is a brand name for the medicine olanzapine. It is available as a tablet or fast-dissolve tablet. You take Zyprexa by mouth, usually once daily. When taking the fast-dissolve tablets, Zyprexa Zydis®, make sure your hands are dry before you handle the medicine. Do not remove the tablet from the blister packet until you are ready to take it. Once you open the blister packet, put the Zyprexa Zydis fast-dissolve tablet immediately in your mouth. The tablet will quickly dissolve in your saliva so that you can easily swallow it with or without water.



Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013