Who should not take Zyprexa Zydis?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • breast cancer
  • diabetes
  • increased prolactin in the blood
  • high cholesterol
  • high amount of triglyceride in the blood
  • excessive fat in the blood
  • extreme loss of body water
  • overweight
  • decreased white blood cells
  • decreased neutrophils a type of white blood cell
  • having thoughts of suicide
  • parkinson symptoms
  • abnormal movements of face
  • muscles
  • and tongue
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • lower seizure threshold
  • closed angle glaucoma
  • heart attack
  • disease of inadequate blood flow to the heart muscle
  • slow heartbeat
  • sinus tachycardia
  • abnormal heart rhythm
  • chronic heart failure
  • abnormal EKG with QT changes from birth
  • transient ischemic attack
  • stroke
  • disorder of the blood vessels of the brain
  • blood pressure drop upon standing
  • abnormally low blood pressure
  • paralysis of the intestines
  • severe liver disease
  • enlarged prostate with urination problem
  • seizures
  • weight gain
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • Susceptible to Breathing Fluid Into Lungs
  • decreased blood volume
  • Problems with Food Passing Through the Esophagus
  • tobacco smoking
  • Dementia in an Elderly Person


  • Olanzapine

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