What is Abilify?
An atypical antipsychotic medication, Abilify that treats mental health disorders in children and adults.
What is Abilify used for?
Abilify is used to treat certain psychotic disorders like schizophrenia, major depressive disorder in combination with other drugs, manic and mixed episodes associated with bipolar i disorder, irritability associated with autistic disorder, and Tourette’s disorder.
How does Abilify work?
Abilify’s active ingredient, aripiprazole’s exact mechanism is not known yet.
Who makes Abilify?
Japan-based Otsuka Pharmaceutical is a manufacturer of Abilify and marketed under the agreement with Bristol-Myers Squibb.
When did Abilify come out on the market?
Abilify was approved on November 15, 2002 by The Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Is it safe to take Abilify while pregnant or breastfeeding?
The popular antipsychotic medication Abilify is not safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women. It may affect nursing or inborn baby.