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Can anyone please tell me some of the effects of weaning off of risperidone?

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22 Nov 2010

When coming off risperidone you may experience side effects such as insomnia, irritability, anorexia, ataxia, cold sweat, etc.

It is best to work with your doctor while coming of risperidone.

You may need to go onto another medication to treat your initial symptoms/condition.

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