What is Paliperidone Intramuscular
Paliperidone Intramuscular is a medication used to treat schizophrenia. It is a long-acting medication that is injected into a muscle, typically in the buttocks. Paliperidone Intramuscular works by blocking certain receptors in the brain that are associated with schizophrenia.
Benefits of Paliperidone Intramuscular
and Its Uses.
Paliperidone intramuscular (Invega Sustenna) is a long-acting, injectable antipsychotic medication used to treat schizophrenia. Paliperidone intramuscular is also used to treat schizoaffective disorder.
Paliperidone intramuscular belongs to a class of medications called atypical antipsychotics. It works by changing the actions of chemicals in the brain.
Paliperidone intramuscular comes as a suspension (liquid) that is injected into a muscle in the buttocks. It is usually given once a month.
Paliperidone intramuscular is effective in treating the positive and negative symptoms of schizophrenia. Paliperidone intramuscular is also effective in treating the manic and depressive symptoms of schizoaffective disorder.
Paliperidone intramuscular may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are
Side Effects and Dosage of Paliperidone Intramuscular
Paliperidone intramuscular is a long-acting antipsychotic drug used to treat schizophrenia. It is a dopamine antagonist that works by blocking the effects of dopamine in the brain. Paliperidone intramuscular is available as a generic drug and is not commercially available as a brand-name drug.
Paliperidone intramuscular is given as an injection into a muscle. It is usually given once a month.
Common side effects of paliperidone intramuscular include drowsiness, dizziness, headache, nausea, and vomiting.
Paliperidone intramuscular may cause serious side effects, including an irregular heartbeat, high blood sugar, and high cholesterol. It may also cause tardive dyskinesia, a movement disorder that can result in permanent facial muscle twitching and jerking.
Paliperidone intramuscular should not be used in people with