LATUDA (Lurasidone)

Latuda is used to treat a variety of mental and mood disorders (such as schizophrenia, depression associated with bipolar disorder). Lurasidone improves your ability to think clearly, feel less apprehensive, and participate in daily activities. It may also aid in the reduction of hallucinations (the hearing or seeing of things that aren't there). This drug may also help with your mood, sleep, appetite, and energy levels. Select your dosage below to view the available brand and generic Latuda costs and place your order. Save up to 90% on Latuda prices using our online pharmacy.

Latuda

*Product image is for reference only

Select your dosage:

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 18.5mg
Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Product of UK
Brand Latuda 20mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC
Brand Latuda 37mg
Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Product of UK
Brand Latuda 40mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Servier
Brand Latuda 40mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC
Brand Latuda 60mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC
Brand Latuda 74mg
Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Product of UK
Brand Latuda 80mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Servier
Brand Latuda 80mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC
Brand Latuda 120mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC

Generic Alternatives

Generic equivalent to Latuda 40mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Lupin
Generic Equivalent to Latuda 40mg
Product of India India Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Sun Pharma
Generic equivalent to Latuda 80mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Lupin
Generic Equivalent to Latuda 80mg
Product of India India Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Sun Pharma

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 18.5mg
Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Product of UK

Generic Alternatives

Generic options for this medication aren't available currently.

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 20mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC

Generic Alternatives

Generic options for this medication aren't available currently.

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 37mg
Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Product of UK

Generic Alternatives

Generic options for this medication aren't available currently.

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 40mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Servier
Brand Latuda 40mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC

Generic Alternatives

Generic equivalent to Latuda 40mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Lupin
Generic Equivalent to Latuda 40mg
Product of India India Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Sun Pharma

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 60mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC

Generic Alternatives

Generic options for this medication aren't available currently.

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 74mg
Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Product of UK

Generic Alternatives

Generic options for this medication aren't available currently.

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 80mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Servier
Brand Latuda 80mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC

Generic Alternatives

Generic equivalent to Latuda 80mg
Product of Australia Australia Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Lupin
Generic Equivalent to Latuda 80mg
Product of India India Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by Sun Pharma

Brand Choices

Brand Latuda 120mg
Product of Canada Canada Flag
Prescription Required
Manufactured by SUNOVION PHARMA CAN INC

Generic Alternatives

Generic options for this medication aren't available currently.

Latuda (Lurasidone) : Medication Information

Author

Reviewed by : Dr. Smriti Gupta

PhD in Biochemistry, M.Sc

What is Latuda (Lurasidone)?

Latuda is a prescription medicine with a brand name and is authorized by the FDA. It is used to treat major depressive episodes and mental health conditions like bipolar I illness and Schizophrenia.


What is Latuda (Lurasidone) used for?

It is an atypical antipsychotic prescription-based medicine. It is used for the treatment of Schizophrenia in adults and adolescents aged 13 to 17 years. Adult patients with major depressive episodes associated with bipolar I disorder are treated with it as monotherapy or supplementary therapy.


How does Latuda work?

Lurasidone works by inhibiting the neurotransmitters dopamine, 5-hydroxytryptamine (commonly known as serotonin), and noradrenaline receptors. Because these neurotransmitters have a role in schizophrenia, lurasidone helps to normalize brain activity and reduce symptoms by inhibiting their receptors. Additional names for them include atypical antipsychotics and second-generation antipsychotics (SGA). Lurasidone improves intellect, mood, and behavior by rebalancing dopamine and serotonin in the brain.


Direction:

How to take Latuda (Lurasidone)?

It's an oral medication that should be swallowed with or without food. The tablet should be swallowed whole; do not chew, break, crush, or open it. It is generally suggested to take this medicine as instructed by your doctor. It is usually recommended to take it once a day with food.

What is the different dosage available for Latuda?

The dosage is available as an oral tablet of 20mg, 40mg, 60mg, 80mg, and 120mg prescribed based on the line of treatment opted.

What is the recommended dosage for Latuda?

Latuda is prescribed at a starting dose of 40 mg once daily. LATUDA has been proven to work at doses ranging from 40 mg to 80 mg per day.

What is the maximum dosage for Latuda?

The maximum dosage for the medicine in adults Latuda has been proven to work at doses ranging from 40 mg to 160 mg per day. A daily intake of 160 mg is the maximum suggested dosage.

What if you forget to give a dose of Latuda?

As long as you recall, take the missed dosage. In case the following dosage is drawing closer, skip the missed dosage and return to your normal dosing plan. Do not take two doses at once to make up for missed ones.


Precautions for Latuda:

Inform your doctor if you are allergic to Latuda (Lurasidone) or have any other allergies. Inform your doctor or pharmacist about any additional medical history of renal disease, liver disease, stroke, breast cancer, diabetes (with a family history), obesity, low blood pressure, seizures, a low white blood cell count, and dementia.


Side-Effects of Latuda:

What are the side effects of Latuda?

Contact your doctor right away in case of any of the following effects you feel:

  • Sleepiness

  • Dizziness

  • Lightheadedness

  • Nausea

  • Tremors

  • Weight gain

  • Mask-like facial expression

  • Inability to stay still

  • Agitation

Some serious side effects include:

  • Increased mortality in Dementia-related psychosis in elderly patients

  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviors

  • Stroke, and other cerebrovascular Adverse reactions


Interaction with Latuda:

Does this medication interact with other drugs, foods, or alcohol?

Medications like Cobicistat, diltiazem, azole antifungals, HIV protease inhibitors, macrolide antibiotics, and rifamycins can interfere with the clearance of lurasidone from your body. If you're taking any other drowsy medications, such as opioid pain relievers, alcohol, marijuana (cannabis), sleep or anxiety medications, muscle relaxants, or antihistamines, tell your doctor or pharmacist.


Storage:

How should this medication be stored?

Latuda (Lurasidone) should be stored at room temperature (15ºC-30ºC)away from light, heat, moisture, and reach of the children.

Other Important Information:

  • Ensure that no one else consumes this medication without a prescription.

  • The risk of Cerebrovascular Adverse Reactions, Including Stroke, is increased in elderly Patients With Dementia-Related Psychosis.

  • It should also not be prescribed to people suffering from renal and kidney diseases.

  • Ensure your doctor is aware of almost all of your medical conditions, counting any allergies or pregnancy, or breastfeeding.


FAQ:

What effect does Latuda have on your mind?

Lurasidone works by inhibiting the neurotransmitters dopamine, serotonin, and noradrenaline receptors. Because these neurotransmitters have a role in schizophrenia, lurasidone helps to normalize brain activity and reduce symptoms by inhibiting their receptors.

How long does Latuda (Lurasidone) take to begin working?

In the first two weeks, symptoms may improve. Latuda's full effects may take two to three weeks to appear. Symptoms may not go away completely in certain cases.

Why should you avoid taking Latuda?

The Food and Drug Administration issues serious warnings in the form of boxed warnings (FDA). Latuda comes with a boxed warning about an increased risk of death in older persons with dementia-related psychosis.

What should I stay away from while on Latuda?

You risk getting lightheaded if you get out of a sitting or laying posture too rapidly. Dizziness or drowsiness can lead to falls, accidents, and serious injuries. Avoid eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice while you take Latuda.

Is It Safe To Buy Latuda From an Online Pharmacy?

If you are looking to buy Latuda online or any prescription drugs from an in the USA then you can order from a safe and accredited International pharmacy like MedsEngage, which contracts with Canadian Pharmacy and pharmacy in India. You require a valid prescription for your prescription drugs.

What is the mode to buy Latuda online?

It is now easy to buy Latuda online by placing an order at MedsEngage Pharmacy. People can directly place the order at medsengage.com or can chat with our customer care representatives. For more information, people can visit the How to Order page on medsengage.com.

How can patients buy Latuda Online?

Yes, licensed doctors advise to buy Latuda online after a medical evaluation. Patients can speak to their online physicians to get more knowledge about the disease. Physicians give a prescription to their patients and after patients can share the prescription for LATUDA (Lurasidone) with us via email, fax or upload over the website.

Is a prescription required to buy Latuda online?

As we are a Certified Canadian pharmacy online so we required a prescription for LATUDA (Lurasidone) that can only be bought with a prescription provided by the doctor. While processing the order for LATUDA (Lurasidone), it is better to get a valid prescription from the concerned healthcare provider. The copy of the prescription can be scanned, emailed, or uploaded directly at MedsEngage.

What is the maximum quantity of LATUDA (Lurasidone) that can be ordered?

90-day supply is the maximum amount of LATUDA (Lurasidone) that can be ordered online from MedsEngage at a time. The quantity is based on the directions and amount stated in the provided medical prescription. Refilling of medication is also there for future conditions.

How about the safety of ordering LATUDA (Lurasidone) online from MedsEngage?

As a certified Canadian Pharmacy, MedsEngage is a totally safe and secure online way to order LATUDA (Lurasidone). It works similarly just like any conventional pharmacy. MedsEngage Pharmacy serves safe and reasonable prescription medications to individuals. You just only need to have your prescription of LATUDA (Lurasidone) from a licensed doctor.

Is there any option for delivering medicines to the United States?

Yes. MedsEngage Pharmacy ships medications all around the United States of America. Once the medicine has been dispatched, the customer receives an email notification on their registered email id.

Does MedsEngage Pharmacy have an option for express shipping?

An express shipping option is present with MedsEngage Pharmacy for LATUDA (Lurasidone). The expedited delivery time to ship medicines is seven to twelve business days. People can check this option at the checkout page while processing their order of LATUDA (Lurasidone).

What is the procedure for refilling a prescription?

It is easy and time-saving to get a refill of LATUDA (Lurasidone) with MedsEngage. By just going to the reorder section of the MY Account Tab, customers can simply put in a refill for their medicine. Also for ordering a refill, you can call us or chat with customer support.

Does MedsEngage Pharmacy have an auto-refilling option for prescriptions?

MedsEngage Pharmacy does not automatically refill prescriptions for LATUDA (Lurasidone). As it can be the case where a person no longer requires similar medication or the concerned doctor might go for dose adjustments or other factors. Yet, there is a refill reminder service available with us.

Overall Customer Reviews

4.6 Overall Satisfaction Rating

Based on 1,251 Ratings

5

82%

4

14%

3

2%

2

1%

1

1%

Amanda

United States

Highly recommend.

I've had consistently great experiences for almost 2 years with this company. My cost for this medication after insurance would be $800+ monthly. Ordering from medsengage is easy and affordable. Highly recommend.

Sharon McClain

United States

No dissatisfaction here.

The service from MedsEngage is awesome. Happy to have been able to save money on this very expensive prescription. No dissatisfaction here.

Carolyn Alexander

United States

I am very pleased with MedsEngage

I am very pleased with MedsEngage. The only time my order was late was during Covid-19, and that was understandable. Thank you

Barb Pittman

United States

My prescription actually arrived sooner

My prescription actually arrived sooner than I had expected. Prices are great! My only negative would be that I wish I could use Visa or Mastercard.

Mark Leisen

United States

I highly recommend them

I’ve been getting prescriptions from Meds Engage for several years now. Always great customer service and quality products at really good prices! I highly recommend them.

Stephen Cockrum

United States

It has been a pleasure doing business with this company

It has been a pleasure doing business with this company. Their products are competitively priced, the shipping is fast and seamless, the packaging is of a quality so as to protect the product. Additionally their customer service department has always been very responsive and comprehensive.

Fred Morgan

United States

I have been dealing with ME for four years

I have been dealing with ME for four years. The price for my presciption in the USA is $1500. I get the exact same thing through ME for $150. Shiping can sometimes take 30 days, but my last order got here in 10 days. Thanks ME for your good work!

Barb Combs

United States

I have had medications prepared by Meds Engage for many years

I have had medications prepared by Meds Engage for many years! Service is very accurate! Prices are less for same quantity of medication in stores here. I recommend the service of Meds Engage. You will be glad you changed!

Timothy Stearns

United States

My wife uses this pharmacy to get her seizure meds at a price

My wife uses this pharmacy to get her seizure meds at a price we can afford now that we are on Medicare. They are excellent to work with. Great service, timely deliveries. Thank you for making our lives easier.

Important Note: We do not dispense any prescription medicine without valid and legible prescription written by your local Physician. All prescriptions must be presented from a verifiable and licensed physician.

We are only able to ship a maximum 90-day supply of your prescription.

All trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. The products mentioned on this website are trademarks of their respective owners and are not owned by or affiliated with Medsengage.com or any of its associated companies.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: All medical content is supplied by a third party company who is independent of this web site. As such, this web site cannot guarantee the reliability, accuracy, and /or medical efficacy of the information provided. In all circumstances, you should seek the advice of a health professional pertaining to drug, treatment and/or medical condition advice.