Lurasidone

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Scientific Name: Lurasidone
Brand Name: Latuda
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Lurasidone is an atypical antipsychotic that is a D2 and 5-HT2A (mixed serotonin and dopamine activity) to improve cognition. It is thought that antagonism of serotonin receptors can improve negative symptoms of psychoses and reduce the extrapyramidal side effects that are often associated with typical antipsychotics.
Description of the Drug: Lurasidone is an atypical antipsychotic used to treat schizophrenia and depressive episodes associated with bipolar I disorder.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB08815