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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 8 answers

How long should I take risperidone for?

I have been on risperidone for 2 months now (1 month on 0.5mg and now 1mg), my doctor has planned for me to take it for another 3 months and I would like to know whether i should keep taking it ...

Posted 18 days ago 2 answers

Bipolar Disorder - How long does risperadone take to become effective?

Does it take weeks before the patient has definite benefits?

Posted 31 Oct 2015 3 answers

Mirtazapine - Is it OK to stop taking martazipine after years of use or should it be gradual. My son

... has been prescribed zoloft and I don't want him to take both meds. The Mirtzapine was prescribed to help with sleep and it did. The zoloft for OCD. He also takes risperdone. He started in ...

Posted 20 Oct 2015 2 answers

My 10 year old son has o,d,d and a,d,h,dwas given resperidone 0.5 mg?

he is very agressive disobient smashes every thing up hits me and his 2 brothers no one can help or do anything around him as cant cope with more than 1-2 people at 1 at one time,is this good for him ...

Posted 29 Oct 2015 0 answers

Ran risperidone and fluoxetine?

What will happen if I take 0.25mg risperidone and 10mg fluoxetine if I have bipolar 2

Posted 17 Oct 2015 1 answer

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 24 Sep 2015 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 25 Sep 2015 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 22 Sep 2015 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

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