10 mg daily as a single dose. Adjust dose by 5 mg daily at intervals of not <1 wk w/in the range of 5-20 mg daily. Doses ≥15 mg daily should be given only after clinical re-assessment. Acute manic episodes
Initially 10 or 15 mg daily. Subsequently, adjust dose by 5 mg daily at intervals not <24 hr w/in the range of 5-20 mg daily for 3-4 wk. Treatment or prevention of recurrence in patient whose manic episodes responded previously to olanzapine
Starting dose: 10 mg daily.