Abilify 10 mg Tablets
Abilify® (aripiprazole) is a medication often prescribed to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, autism, and depression. It comes in several different forms, including tablets, orally disintegrating tablets, and a liquid.
Abilify tablets are available in the following strengths:
- Abilify 2 mg tablets
- Abilify 5 mg tablets
- Abilify 10 mg tablets
- Abilify 15 mg tablets
- Abilify 20 mg tablets
- Abilify 30 mg tablets.
Abilify Discmelt® orally disintegrating tablets are available in the following strengths:
- Abilify Discmelt 10 mg tablets
- Abilify Discmelt 15 mg tablets.
Adults being treated for schizophrenia typically start with Abilify 10 mg tablets or 15 mg tablets (one tablet, once a day). If necessary, your healthcare provider may increase your dose up to 30 mg per day. For adolescents ages 13 to 17, the recommended starting Abilify dose is 2 mg once daily.
The recommended starting dose of Abilify for bipolar disorder in adults is 15 mg once daily. Children and adolescents ages 10 to 17 usually start with 2 mg once a day. Your healthcare provider will increase your dosage as necessary.
For treating autism in children age 6 through 17, a starting dosage of Abilify 2 mg daily is usually recommended. If necessary, the child's healthcare provider may increase the dose up to 15 mg daily.
(Click Abilify Dosage to find out what factors your healthcare provider may consider before making a dosing recommendation and for more information on when and how to take this medicine.)