Zyprexa is a specially formulated medication that contains Olanzapine as its active/primary ingredient. This active ingredient is an antipsychotic agent, and it belongs to the group of atypical antipsychotics (the newer generation of antipsychotics) – a class of medications.
The medicines are used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Its mode of actions also makes it useful for making you feel less agitated and treats depression. It is also known to help decrease hallucinations.
The medication may also be used for other purposes not mentioned in this medication guide.