ZIPRASIDONE - ORAL
Common Brand Name(s): Geodon
Phonetic Pronunciation: (zih-PRASS-ih-doan)
Information last revised May 2010
What does ZIPRASIDONE ORAL look like?
Geodon 20 mg Cap
Geodon 40 mg Cap
Geodon 60 mg Cap
Geodon 80 mg Cap
This medication is used to treat certain mental/mood disorders (schizophrenia or manic/mixed episodes associated with bipolar disorder). It may be used after other medications have not been effective. Ziprasidone is a psychiatric medication (anti-psychotic type) that works by helping to restore the balance of certain natural substances (neurotransmitters) in the brain. This medication can make you feel less nervous and improve your concentration. It helps you to think more clearly and take a more active part in everyday life.
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