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Brexpiprazole - What is it for

Brexpiprazole belongs to a class of medications known as atypical (second-generation) antipsychotics. It is used to treat and prevent the return of symptoms in Schizophrenia and other mental health related conditions such as:
  • Hearing, seeing or sensing things that are not real
  • Having mistaken beliefs
  • Uncontrolled anger
  • Being overly suspicious
It can also be used to treat symptoms of depression (low mood) (in combination with other medications) such as:
  • Feelings of sadness
  • Feelings of hopelessness or worthlessness
  • Feeling bad about yourself
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Poor sleep, energy or appetite
Brexpiprazole may also be used for other conditions. Check with your healthcare professional if you are unsure why you are given this medication.

Brexpiprazole - Additional Information

  • Updated on 10/31/2021 12:00:00 AM
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup
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