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Risperidone - At what dose does weight gain become an issue?

I am about to take my first dose of risperidone. I've had some really bad reactions to many medications in the past, but I haven't given up yet. Researching this med online, I read many ...

Posted 25 Apr 2012 7 answers

Anxiety - Looking for help with panic attack questions. My husband has GAD. He has been on some form

... of antidepressants for ten years, but stopped taking his in January after his psychiatrist okayed it. She then put him on Risperdone for agitation... I believe that was the beginning of a ...

Posted 14 days ago 2 answers

Has anyone taken Risperidone or Carbamazepine for agitation?

Trying to see what others have felt while on Risperidone or Carbamazepine. Also, if what type of side effects you may have had while coming off of those types of meds? Thanks...

Posted 13 days ago 1 answer

Has anyone had an issue with the generic risperidone manufactured by Breckenridge being effective?

My daughter has been on risperidone for years and I am well aware of how it effects her but recently my pharmacy changed manufacturers from Qualitest that to Breckenridge and she acts as though she ...

Posted 17 days ago 0 answers

How long will risperiDONE (2mg) disolving tablet side effects last?

I have been taking risperiDONE (2mg) disintegrating tablets because I have schizophrenia and have been taking it for less than a month and it's causing me to have major panic attacks. I keep ...

Posted 25 Aug 2015 3 answers

How long for risperidone to take effect?

I have taken risperidone (0.5mg) for 12 days out of 21 now. Should I have felt some effects by now or does it take longer? Or is it subtle? I understand its a low dosage though. PS I meet my doctor ...

Posted 6 Sep 2015 1 answer

Is 0.5mg of risperidone considered a lot?

I have read about the side effects however if 0.5mg isn't seen as a lot then should I be worried? Also my doctor said this trial will only last 3 weeks.

Posted 25 Aug 2015 1 answer

Does risperdone get excreeted through the skin and how long does it stay in the system?

I want to be a massage therapist but not if the medication is still in my system. I read that haloperidol (the shot) can stay in the system up to 15 weeks and I was wondering if Risperdal takes less ...

Posted 29 Aug 2015 0 answers

How long does it take to get use to Risperidone?

I'm worried about weight gain on Risperidone.

Posted 7 Aug 2015 0 answers

How long does it take to get use to Risperidone?

I have been taking Risperidone for 11 days now. I am concerned about gainning weight, because I do not want to gain weight. I am use to working out for an hour a day. Now I can barely Workout. Also, ...

Posted 5 Aug 2015 0 answers

Risperdal - My 6 year old daughter has autism non verbal?

Her meltdowns are extreme she pulls hair smashed her head against walls kicks bites ect she does this to herself and others it goes for over half an hour at a time and happens more than 5 times a ...

Posted 20 Jun 2015 2 answers

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