Abilify 2 mg Tablets
Abilify® (aripiprazole) is a prescription medication approved to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, autism, and depression. It comes in tablet and liquid form (an injectable form is also available to treat agitation associated with schizophrenia or bipolar mania).
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
- Abilify Discmelt 15 mg.
The recommended starting Abilify dose for schizophrenia in adults is 10 mg to 15 mg once daily. Adolescents ages 13 to 17 typically start with Abilify 2 mg tablets (one tablet, once daily). Your healthcare provider may increase your dosage as needed.
For the treatment of bipolar disorder in adults, the recommended starting Abilify dosage is 15 mg once daily. For children and adolescents ages 10 to 17, the recommended starting dose is 2 mg once daily.
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 learn about dosing for depression treatment and to find out what your healthcare provider may consider before making a dosage recommendation.)