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Who should take Zyprexa Zydis (olanzapine)?

Zyprexa Zydis (olanzapine) is a prescription antipsychotic medication that treats symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in teenagers and adults. Zyprexa Zydis is not approved for people younger than 13.
Zyprexa works in tandem with other medications to combat episodes of depression associated with bipolar I disorder, and is administered in both manic and mixed episodes of bipolar I disorder.
People with depression can also use Zyprexa Zydis in combination with other medications used to treat depression.

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