aripiprazole, Abilify (cont.)

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SIDE EFFECTS: Some of the most common side effects associated with aripiprazole are:


Long-term use of aripiprazole may lead to a potentially irreversible condition called tardive dyskinesia (involuntary movements of the jaw, lips, and tongue).

A potentially fatal complex referred to as neuroleptic malignant syndrome has been reported with anti-psychotic drugs, including aripiprazole. Patients who develop this syndrome may have:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/13/2015

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