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A psychotropic drug, C17H20N4S, used to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and acute psychosis.
[olan-, origin unknown + alteration of (dia)zepine, seven-member ring containing two nitrogens; see benzodiazepine.]
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Such products include parenteral sustained-release depots such as Risperdal Consta (risperidone), Zyprexa Relprevv
(olanzapine pamoate), Vivitrol (naltrexone) and Invega Sustenna (paliperidone palmitate).
In December 2009, Eli Lilly (NYSE: LLY) received FDA approval for Zyprexa Relprevv
(olanzapine), the new extended-release injectable version of its blockbuster drug Zyprexa for the treatment of schizophrenia in adults.