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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-10-2016, 04:41 PM Thread Starter
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Atypical antipsychotics - least sedating?


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What's the least sedating atypical antipsychotic? I've been on Risperidal which helped a lot with least amount of sedation, however on the higher doses it was causing lactation, so I wanted to get off it. So my psychiatrist recommended Latuda, a relatively new drug, but when I went to the pharmacy to pick it up, it said my insurance took off $943 but it still cost $417 for a small bottle of pills, so I need to try something else. Any other ones I can try?

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It's hard to say. Everybody reacts differently. I found the most sedating antipsychotic to be Nozinan followed by Seroquel. I also tried Zyprexa (Olanzapine) and I experienced no sedation at all off that drug.

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