a pharmaceutical drug. Also known as aripriazole, aripriprex. A common treatment method for bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and depression. A newer treatment approach for some autistic children in attempt to decrease aggression, irritability, and mood swings.

ABILIFY N: "Cheryl's therapist prescribed Abilify to treat the side effects of her clinical depression."
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