Aripiprazole lauroxil

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Scientific Name: Aripiprazole lauroxil
Brand Name: Aristada
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action The pharmacological activity of aripiprazole lauroxil is thought to be mainly mediated by its metabolite aripiprazole, and to a lesser extent, dehydro-aripiprazole. Aripiprazole functions as a partial agonist at the dopamine D2 and the serotonin 5-HT1A receptors, and as an antagonist at the serotonin 5-HT2A receptor
Description of the Drug: Aripiprazole lauroxil is an antipsychotic used to treat schizophrenia in adults.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB14185