The mechanism of action of Lurasidone in the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar depression is unknown. However, its efficacy in schizophrenia and bipolar depression could be mediated through a combination of central dopamine Type 2 (D2) and serotonin Type 2 (5HT2A) receptor antagonism.
Luradox 20 Tablet
Starting Dose: 40 mg once daily
Recommended Dose: 40 mg to 160 mg once daily
Starting Dose: 20 mg once daily
Recommended Dose: 20 mg to 120 mg once daily
Lurasidone should be taken with food. Administration with food substantially increases the absorption of Lurasidone.