What is Amisulpride?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Solian

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See also: E-med-Forte

Amisulpride (brand-name Solian) is an international antipsychotic drug sold by Sanofi-Aventis used to treat psychoses and schizophrenia.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Bipolar disorder 5 2
Psychosis disorder 4 0
Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia) 3 4
Borderline personality disorder 2 0
Bipolar I disorder 1 2
Bipolar II disorder 1 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
2
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Amisulpride

Side effect Patients
Diabetes type 2 1
Emotional numbness or flatness 1
Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence) 1
Extrapyramidal syndrome 1
Fever/chills 1
Obesity 1

Show all 8 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Amisulpride

Dosage Patients
100 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Amisulpride

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 4
Doctor's advice 3
Side effects too severe 3
Course of treatment ended 1
Other 1
See all 6 patients who've stopped taking Amisulpride

Duration

Currently taking Amisulpride

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Amisulpride

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 3
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 2
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Amisulpride and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Bupropion (Wellbutrin XL) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Amisulpride.