A prescription medication that is used to treat mental and mood disorders such as schizophrenia and depression linked to bipolar disorder. Lurasidone belongs to the class of drugs called atypical antipsychotics.
It works by helping to restore the balance of certain natural substances in the brain. Latuda is used to help you think clearly, feel less nervous and help you live a normal life. It may also help to decrease hallucinations. This medication may also help improve your mood, sleep, appetite, and energy level.
Brand name Latuda is currently available from Canada manufactured by Sunovion. The generic form is also distributed in Canada by various generic companies.
Both brand name Latuda and its generic form of lurasidone is available in the strength of 20 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, and 120 mg tablets.
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