It works by helping to maintain the healthy balance of chemicals in the brain.
Cariprazine capsules are taken orally once a day, as per your doctor’s instructions. Your dose may differ based on your condition and previous history of treatment. People usually start at a lower dose to reduce your risk of side effects. It works equally well with or without food.
You should take this as directed constantly every day to get the most benefit from treatment. Do not take extra doses as this will not hasten treatment and can increase your risk of experiencing side effects or adverse reactions.
You shouldn't stop taking Vraylar even when you feel better. Your symptoms can return if you stop treatment without first consulting your doctor or pharmacist. Call your doctor if you do not see an improvement in 4 weeks.
All orders from Sunshine Pharmacy are delivered in the manufacturer's packaging and include a medicine information sheet. We ask that you carefully read this information sheet and call us if you have any questions or do not understand the document.
Children and adults under 24 years of age may have an increased risk of risk of suicidal thoughts and behaviours.
You may need to have regular blood tests to check for high blood sugar. This medication can increase your blood sugar levels. This can have health consequences, including increased risk of death in extreme cases.
There are potential known drug interactions associated with Vraylar. You should disclose all of your current vitamins, supplements, OTC drugs, herbal products and all current prescription medicines. Our pharmacists will provide therapeutic screening for all orders against this supplied list.
Call your doctor or seek immediate medical attention if you experience an allergic reaction or drug interaction.
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We do not list all possible known side effects.You may experience a side effect that is not provided here. If you find that you are noticing severe side effects call your doctor or one of our pharmacists for counseling and medical advice.
Your doctor will normally balance the benefits of treatment against any possible adverse reactions. Please call us and speak to the pharmacist if you have concerns about buying Vraylar online.
- inability to move the eyes
- muscle aches, pain, or cramps
- pounding in the ears
- slow or fast heartbeat
- unusual tiredness or weakness
- thoughts or attempts at killing oneself
- uncontrolled movements, especially of the face, neck, arms, or legs
- loss of consciousness
- stuffy or runny nose
- frequent urge to urinate
- difficult, burning, or painful urination
- swelling of the face, ankles, or hands
- lower back or side pain
- Blurred vision
- fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
- shuffling walk
- trouble with breathing, speaking, or swallowing
- bloody or cloudy urine
- unusual facial expressions
- decreased urine output
- increased thirst
- sore throat
- increased blinking or spasms of the eyelid
- increased blood pressure
There is currently no generic equivalent available in Canada.
Vraylar 1.5mg and 3mg cost in Canada
30 capsules - $290 ($9.67/capsule)
60 capsules - $560 ($9.33/capsule)
90 capsules - $789 ($8.77/capsule)
Vraylar 4.5mg and 6mg cost in Canada
30 capsules - $350 ($11.67/capsule)
60 capsules - $680 ($11.33/capsule)
90 capsules - $981 ($10.90/capsule)
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Frequently Asked Questions About Vraylar
It takes a couple weeks to see results, on average. You should make an appointment to consult with your doctor again after 4 weeks of treatment.
While both drugs are antidepressants they may not work exactly the same. Consult your doctor to determine which drug would best help your symptoms.
It is expensive because it is currently on patent in Canada and there is no generic equivalent available. The price includes the cost of developing and producing the drug.
Once a generic equivalent is available the costs should go long as well as a generic option.
It stays in your system for approximately 4-5 weeks after your dose.
Weight gain is a known side effect of the drug. Your doctor may advise you how much weight gain is afe and expected during your period of treatment.
DISCLAIMER: The information provided here is intended as supplementary information to that provided by your doctor. The guidance provided by your doctor supersedes any information provided on the website. Do not avoid or disregard any counseling from your licensed medical professional based on this information. If you have any medical questions that are not answered here, we do offer counseling from a licensed pharmacist.