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Table 4 Average, minimum, and maximum maintenance doses for antipsychotics

From: A retrospective study of antipsychotic drug switching in a pediatric population

Prior to switch Following switch
Drug Average Minimum Maximum Drug Average Minimum Maximum
Risperidone (n = 19) 1.24 0.25 2.5 Risperidone (n = 5) 1.2 0.5 4.0
Olanzapine (n = 3) 10 5 15 Olanzapine (n = 9) 9.17 5 15
Quetiapine (n = 8) 168.75 25 1000 Quetiapine (n = 13) 95.8 37.5 150
  1. Both prior to switching, and following a switch between antipsychotic medications. The doses (mg) are largely similar before and after a switch of antipsychotic medication.