Saphris is a drug that belongs to the class known as Atypical Antipsychotics. Saphris's generic name is Asenapine. Saphris is used in the medication of certain mental or mood disorders. Saphris may also be used in the treatment of symptoms of psychotic conditions. It may be also used to treat other conditions that may be prescribed by your doctor. This may, therefore, help you take part in everyday activities.