Aripiprazole (Abilify)

Indications

  • xxx

Pharmacology

  • xxx
  • Serotonergic Effects: partial agonist at 5-HT1A receptor and antagonist at serotonin reuptake transporter

Administration

  • PO:

Dose Adjustment

  • Hepatic
  • Renal

Adverse Effects

Endocrinologic Adverse Effects

Neurologic Adverse Effects

Toxicologic Adverse Effects

Serotonin Syndrome (see Serotonin Syndrome, [[Serotonin Syndrome]])

  • Epidemiology: serotonin syndrome has been reported when used in conjunction with lamotrigine and cocaine [MEDLINE]

Other Adverse Effects

  • xxx

References

  • Severe hyperglycemic hyperosmolar nonketotic coma in a nondiabetic patient receiving aripiprazole. Ann Emerg Med. Feb 2009;53(2):264-6 [MEDLINE]
  • Serotonin Syndrome in the Setting of Lamotrigine, Aripiprazole, and Cocaine Use. Case Rep Med. 2015;2015:769531. doi: 10.1155/2015/769531. Epub 2015 Aug 2 [MEDLINE]