is approved for the treatment of acute agitation associated with schizophrenia or bipolar I disorder.
The efficacy of loxapine
has shown to be similar to other typical and atypical antipsychotics, with approximately 70% of patients showing improvement.
The following descriptors were used in the comprehensive search strategy: 'clinical', 'trial', 'clinical trial', 'random*', 'random* allocation', 'schizophrenia', 'schizophrenic disorder', loxapine
, 'inhaled loxapine
' 'inhale loxapine
*', Adasuve, 'sodium nitroprusside', Nipride, and nitropress, which were combined with the Boolean operators 'AND' and 'OR'.
A rapid onset of action with no need for an injection was also imagined for Alexza's Adasuve, an inhaled formulation of loxapine
intended for the treatment of agitation associated with schizophrenia.
Weeks 1-3: 5 mg loxapine
every other day and 1 pill daily of Neurapas Balance.
versus olanzapine in the treatment of delirium following traumatic brain injury.
Other antipsychotics received were haloperidol, quetiapine, chlorpromazine, loxapine
, ziprasidone, aripiprazole and trifluperazine.
In their study, researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Studies report both that neurons generated from these patient-derived iPSCs made fewer connections with each other, and that Loxapine
, an antipsychotic drug commonly used to treat schizophrenia, restored neuronal connectivity in iPSC neurons from all patients.
in a clozapineresistant cohort of schizophrenic patients.
Some of the drugs given this label include prochlorperazine, haloperidol, loxapine
, thioridazine, molindone, thiothixene, pimozide, fluphenazine, and perphenazine.
Those taking a class of antipsychotic drugs including generics haloperidol and loxapine
In one case study, within 10 days of administration, loxapine
helped decrease aggression and increase prosocial behavior.
3%): the antipsychotic substances propericiazine, pipothiazine, trifluoperazine, fluphenazine, flupenthixol, zuclopenthixol, olanzapine, clozapine, loxapine
, amisulpride, and risperidone and the antidepressant substances tianeptine, dosulepine, viloxazine, paroxetine, citalopram, venlafaxine, and sertraline.
5mg and Loxapine
Capsules 5 mg, 10 mg, 25 mg and 50 mg - recently approved by the U.
J is started on loxapine
, 20 mg at bedtime, and his symptoms resolve within 2 weeks.