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Abilify is a commonly prescribed antipsychotic medication used to treat various symptoms associated with psychological disorders. While reports indicate that many experience relief from troublesome symptoms while taking Abilify, others report serious side-effects such as uncontrollable sexual urges, gambling, binge eating, and other compulsive behaviors.
If you or a loved one have suffered from any of these adverse side-effects after taking Abilify, you may be entitled to compensation for your losses. An experienced Abilify lawyer could meet with you to discuss your case, evaluate your symptoms, and ensure that your legal rights are protected.
As an antipsychotic medication, Abilify can be used to treat a variety of conditions. When properly prescribed and monitored, Abilify can help address the symptoms of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, Tourette’s Syndrome, autism, and depression. Abilify’s intended purpose is to decrease the intensity of mood swings, to combat depression, and to diminish auditory and visual hallucinations.
Abilify is listed as an atypical antipsychotic, which means that this medication works by blocking the dopamine receptors in the brain. While Abilify may be effective in treating a variety of conditions, this medication can cause some dramatic and serious side-effects, which may include the following:
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