What is it?
Zalasta is a medicine containing the active substance olanzapine. It is available as round, yellow tablets (2.5, 5, 7.5, 10, 15 and 20 mg) and as round, yellow ?orodispersible? tablets (5, 7.5, 10, 15 and 20 mg). Orodispersible tablets are tablets that dissolve in the mouth.
Zalasta is a ?generic medicine?. This means that Zalasta is similar to ?reference medicines? already authorised in the European Union (EU) called Zyprexa and Zyprexa Velotab. For more information on generic medicines, see the question-and-answer document here.