Iloperidone Drug Information
Adults with schizophrenia may benefit from taking iloperidone (Fanapt®), an antipsychotic drug. This prescription medication is sold in tablet form and is typically taken twice a day, with or without food.
Because certain risks are associated with the use of this drug, it is important to review safety information for iloperidone with your healthcare provider before beginning treatment. For example, if you experience a high fever, stiff muscles, or a fast heart rate, you should seek immediate medical attention. In addition, you should tell your healthcare provider if you have diabetes, epilepsy, or any kidney problems before starting treatment.
(Click Iloperidone for more information on this drug, including other side effects to watch for, more detailed dosing guidelines, and what to discuss with the healthcare provider prescribing it.)