Generic Olanzapine belongs to the group of antipsychotic medications affecting brain chemicals. The drug from a group of atypical antipsychotics treats certain mental diseases and mood conditions including bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, obsessive compulsive disorder and depression. It may be taken in combination with other antidepressants according to the doctor’s instructions.
At the market, generic Olanzapine is also sold as ZyPREXA and ZyPREXA Zydis.
Olanzapine is an active agent of Zyprexa manufactured by the Apotex Corporation.