olanzapine


olanzapine
A drug used to treat certain mental disorders. It is also being studied in the treatment of nausea and vomiting caused by some cancer treatments. It is a type of antipsychotic and monoamine antagonist. Also called Zyprexa and Zyprexa Zydis.

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