|Initial U.S. Approval: 2015
Mechanism of Action: The mechanism of action of brexpiprazole in the treatment of major depressive disorder or schizophrenia is unknown. However, the efficacy of brexpiprazole may be mediated through a combination of partial agonist activity at serotonin 5-HT1A and dopamine D2 receptors, and antagonist activity at serotonin 5-HT2A receptors.
|INDICATIONS AND USAGE:
REXULTI is indicated for:
• Adjunctive treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD).
• Treatment of schizophrenia
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