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Glossary: olanzapine, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

olanzapine

(oh-LAN-zuh-peen)

A drug used to treat certain mental disorders. It is also being studied in the treatment of nausea and vomiting caused by some cancer treatments. It is a type of antipsychotic and a type of monoamine antagonist. Also called Zyprexa and Zyprexa Zydis.

2007-10-04

2008-03-11