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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 6 answers

Risperidone - Hi there, my sun (11 months) has seizures, the dr's classified it as RAS / breath?

... holding spells that many children go through, but my wife isnt very satisfied with the conclution as she says it is much worse than the dr thinks. Anyway, the dr prescribed risperdal for my boy ...

Posted 3 days ago 2 answers

Can I or will I be able to stop taking risperidone after two drug induced pschoses (2 & 4 years ago)

I had a drug induced psychosis episode in 2010. I didnt understand or was really told by the health professionals what had happened. I was on medication (which i wasnt told what it was) but stopped ...

Posted 11 days ago 2 answers

What mg. Of risperadone do I start taking first?

Never taken before and don't know how it will affect me I was given1 mg.

Posted 11 days ago 1 answer

Risperidone - Used for mild Dementia?

My mother was prescribed this for mild Dementia. I do not see any reviews for this purpose. I would appreciate any info on this topic including side effects.

Posted 3 Mar 2015 2 answers

Risperidone - I have only been on this medication for a week. Taking for anxiety and panic attacks.?

... Started out by taking 1mg and now my doctor is bumping me up to 2mg. Got through the nausua and just hitting a rough patch. Panic attacks and depression. Just wondering how long it took everyone ...

Posted 19 Feb 2015 3 answers

I bathe everyday on my fentanyl 200mcg patches why shouldnt I. I find it dulls the pain?

Ive had 2 ops which have solved radial pain but back pain is crippling. I useparacetamol, pregsbslin, amytrptyline, lyaric, risperidone and 1 or 2 other pills. But the other day my chemist after 5 ...

Posted 25 Feb 2015 2 answers

Just wondering what doses other people are on of resperidone to control intrussive thoughts?

I'm on .25 mg twice a day. On day 4 right now. The first two days it seemed to work ok now it feels like i need more. Been having a lot of anxiety which then leads to the intrussive thoughts!

Posted 13 Feb 2015 2 answers

Risperidone - I started .25mg twice a day 2 days ago. I feel quite groggy. Does this go away?

I started resperidone 2 days ago. .25 mg twice a day for my constant anxiety and intrusive thoughts. Will i perk up soon?

Posted 12 Feb 2015 2 answers

Can a very low dose of Risperidone taken daily cause tardive dyskinesia?

My psychiatrist keeps wanting me to start taking a very low dose of Risperidone for my anxiety and racing thoughts. I have ADD and Social Anxiety, mild depression. I already take Escitalopram 15 mg ...

Posted 7 Feb 2015 1 answer

Risperdal - difference between generic and name brand?

Has anyone noticed a difference in the effectiveness of liquid generic risperdone compared to name-brand Risperdal for use in treating autistic aggression?

Posted 5 Feb 2015 0 answers

Is this a drug that is normally prescribed to an 8 yr old?

My daughter is 8 and has been diagnosed with adhd she is on 27 mg of concerta for it. Last week her psych perscribed her resperidone. I only gave it to her for 2 days it made her very aggressive and ...

Posted 2 Feb 2015 1 answer

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