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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

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 1 answer

Good Antipsychotic drug to augment SSRI for anxiety?

anyone had any positive med augment with an Antipsychotic For Anxiety? if so let me know

Posted 31 May 2015 1 answer

Risperidone and Viibryd?

I just like to ask hypothetical questions, would the antagonist effect of Risperidone on the 5-HT1A cancel out the agonist effects of Viibryd on the 5-HT1A receptor?

Posted 18 May 2015 0 answers

Can I cut a 2mg tablet of risperidone in half to get 1mg or do I need a new percription?

My doctor suggested lowering the dose because I'm having a side effect (blinking) but I didn't think I needed to. Now it's worse and I want to lower the dose tonight.

Posted 9 Apr 2015 2 answers

Do I need an antidepressant alongside risperidone?

Hi, i was put on risperidone and fluoxetine for about a year and a half because of hallucinations, lately i droped fluoxetine because of the side effects, during that period(26 day) i was ok but when ...

Posted 9 Apr 2015 1 answer

Can Resperidal/ Respiridone brain damage? I'm having trouble thinking & reading clearly?

I'm having trouble thinking clearly & I'm having trouble reading. I also sometimes think I'm breathing shallowly & I'm very worried about my brain. Can this medicine give ...

Posted 2 Apr 2015 1 answer

If someone has two conditions which are being treated with the same medication?

Do they take double the dose for one condition? As in, if someone has schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and is taking risperidone to treat both, would they take twice as much as they would if they ...

Posted 3 Apr 2015 3 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 25 Mar 2015 2 answers

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