It is used to treat Schizophrenia, Bipolar Mania, Bipolar Depression.
Orthostatic hypotension , Weight gain, dose dependent, Hypertriglyceridemia, Weakness, Dizziness, Accidental injury
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Use caution in patients with history of seizures or with conditions that potentially lower seizure threshold
Possibility of suicide attempt is inherent in schizophrenia and bipolar I disorder, and close supervision of high-risk patients should accompany drug therapy; when using in combination with fluoxetine