Q: Is Olapin 2.5mg Tab (Crescent) a sleeping aid?
A: Olapin 2.5mg Tab (Crescent) is typically used as a medicine for schizophrenia. It is not prescribed for insomnia.
Q: Does Olapin 2.5mg Tab (Crescent) work straight away?
A: No, the medicine will not work immediately. You will generally feel its effects in a short while; however, it can take many weeks as well.
Q: Can I stop taking Olanzapine on my own?
A: No, do not stop this medicine on your own. If your doctor considers it necessary, then he/ she may decrease the dose of the medicine gradually before stopping it. If you stop it suddenly, then you may experience sweating, tremor, nausea, vomiting.