Once-daily dosing that allows patients to start at the effective dose1
- Taken orally with or without food1
See full Prescribing Information for dosing in patients with moderate or severe hepatic impairment or concomitant use with CYP3A4 inhibitors or inducers.
Frequently asked questions about dosing
The administration of CAPLYTA by opening the capsule and sprinkling CAPLYTA on food has not been studied in clinical trials and is not recommended.1
CAPLYTA can be taken any time of day.
CAPLYTA can be taken with or without food.3
The Prescribing Information gives no specific guidance regarding switching from another antipsychotic to CAPLYTA. Titration from current therapy should be specific for each patient and based on the provider's clinical judgment.4
References: 1. Data on File. Study ITI-007-301 Clinical Study Report. Intra-Cellular Therapies; 2016. 2. Data on File. Integrated Summary of Safety. Intra-Cellular Therapies; 2019. 3. CAPLYTA full prescribing information. 4. Stroup TS, Marder S. Pharmacotherapy for schizophrenia: acute and maintenance phase treatment. UpToDate. https://www.uptodate.com/contents/pharmacotherapy-for-schizophrenia-acute-and-maintenance-phase-treatment. Updated April 21, 2020. Accessed May 17, 2022.