25 Jun 2011
Breast leakage is not listed as a side effect of this medication.
Side effects for future reference:
I suggest you contact your Dr. when you have the chance and explain to him / her what you are experiencing.
All the best,
25 Jun 2011
You do not list your age or conditions, but you need to see a doctor immediately about this breast leakage. This one sign of breast cancer. Have you ever had a Mamogram? Is there tenderness or lumps around the nipple? Do you do self exams regularly? Is there a family history? All questions you need to ask yourself & be prepared to answer to your doctor. Good luck to you...
25 Jun 2011
As Maso said, I doubt the nipple discharge is from the risperdal. That being said, it does need to be evaluated by a doctor. While it probably is a benign situation, nipple discharge can be indicative of a more serious condition. Please have your gynecologist evaluate the color and consistency of the discharge as soon as possible. For further reading about this condition, try the following link:
16 Aug 2011
yes risperdol can cause your breast to leak i am a witness of that. after starting risperdol my breast became tender and appeared to be bigger than usual and i call my self rubbing them to sooth the pain and a fliud escaped from them. i wasnt to worried because my doctor already told me that its a possibility that they would. my only problem was she didnt say anything about them hurting. they felt like they did after i gave birth to my daughter in 05 i was so upset i couldnt even lay on them. so your breast lactating is normal when taking risperdol so dnt worry
3 Jul 2013
Yes. Risperdal raises your prolactin level. Prolactin is a hormone. Pregnant and nursing women have very high levels. Prolactin stimulates lactation. So even if you are not having a baby your breast can leak because your prolactin levels are most likely raised due to the Risperdal. You can ask your provider to monitor your prolactin level... there is a simple blood test available. It is nothing to be alarmed about though.
- Risperdal Information for Consumers
- Risperdal Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Risperdal (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
We were prescribed this medication for aggression and severe outburstsand extreme anxiety, this improved but I dont want him to become reliant on it. ...
2 answers • 1 Jan 2011
i just had a baby A WEEK AN 1 DAY AS OF TODAY AN I'M BREAST FEEDIN HER AN I'M ALSO PUMPING WOULD THIS MEDACATION MAKE YOU NOT PRODUCE ANY ...
2 answers • 30 Dec 2012
A young mother breast-feeding a two-month old baby is taking coartem for malaria. Can she continue the breastfeeding with her medication?
1 answer • 5 Aug 2013
pls when would it leave my system for me to give my 3months old baby breast milk.'
1 answer • 15 Feb 2014
The Baby age is 01 yr 09 months old. If the baby is in breast feeding when the mother is using Tab. Urcosol 300 mg for last 3 days for gall stones. ...
1 answer • 8 Apr 2014