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For most adults with schizophrenia, the starting dosage of oral Invega is 6 mg once daily, taken in the morning. Your healthcare provider may increase your daily dose up to 12 mg if needed. People with kidney disease usually need to take a lower Invega dose, such as 1.5 or 3 mg once a day.
The dose of Invega® (paliperidone) your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
- Other medical conditions you may have
- Other medications you may be currently taking.
As always, do not adjust your Invega dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
Oral Invega Dosing for Schizophrenia or Schizoaffective Disorder in AdultsThe recommended starting Invega dose for schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder treatment in adults is 6 mg once daily in the morning. If needed, your healthcare provider can increase your dose up to Invega 12 mg once daily in the morning.
People with kidney disease may need a lower Invega dose (such as Invega 1.5 or 3 mg once daily).