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What is the dosage for Zyprexa?

The dosage for Zyprexa (olanzapine) varies depending on what it's prescribed for. Zyprexa is an antipsychotic medication that's used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. If your doctor prescribes Zyprexa for you, he or she will take into consideration factors such as other health conditions you have and other medications you're on. Most likely, you will begin with a small dose of Zyprexa, which your doctor will increase as your body adjusts to the drug.

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