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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-26-2008, 07:02 PM Thread Starter
 
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anyone on this dosage?


I've been given a higher dosage of Olanzapine(Zyprexa) to treat my schizophrenia. I think I'm on 17.5 mg now.
How much is normally given for this illness?
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im on 10mgs of Zyprexa to treat my lack of appetite. 17.5mgs sounds like a regular dose for schizophrenia.




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I didn't know it could treat lack of appetite!
Gah.
I've gained loads of weight from this med...Figgers..
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you should be on Geodon if you dont want to gain weight.




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Noca, man, how many drugs are you on and how do you get doctors to presribe you all of this stuff?
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Noca, man, how many drugs are you on and how do you get doctors to presribe you all of this stuff?
the drugs im on are in my signature. I have a team of 4(used to be 5) doctors that know of each other that prescribe me my meds for my many illnesses.




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