Does risperdal cause insomnia or caus disrupt sleep & make you sleep less wake up early & have?
- 17 Mar 2012 by manik2222
- risperdal, insomnia, sleep disorders, sleep
... anxious sleep? I just started having disturbed sleeping after starting risperdal shots along with lots of other bad symptoms.
Added 17 Mar 2012:
How long will this insomnia last?
17 Mar 2012
Hello manik2222. Yes, insomnia is a common side effect to taking Risperdal and it effects up to 26% of the people who take it. As to anxiety, its also a common, normal side effect and it effects close to 20% of the people taking the drug. Regards, pledge
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