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Risperdal/Risperidone Withdrawal Side Effects?

Posted 12 Sep 2009 3 answers

I am currently taking 1mg to sometimes 2mg doses of Risperdal/Risperidone. What are the withdrawal effects with my dosage? Is it true paranoia (hallucinations) and delusions would occur? Or just mild irritability/ticking/twitching?

Risperdal - How long did it take to see an improvement? Were there any side-effects?

Posted 28 Feb 2011 1 answer

My son currently takes Daytrana and Lexapro, but his doctor is weaning him off the Lexapro. He has ADHD and Asperger's too and has been VERY irritable and angry seeming. I am just not sure what to expect with the Risperdal.

Risperdal - how long does a single dose stay in your system?

Posted 5 Mar 2012 1 answer

What is the drug life of risperdal ? If i took my 2mg tonight, will it still be in my system tomorrow night?

I think I may have accidentally taken 2x 20mgdosages of Ritalin ?

Posted 10 Aug 2012 1 answer

I just had a rather bad argument with my mom over the phone because I am trying to become independent, I have ADHD and Asperger's, and a wonderful Professor at my University has taken me under her wing and is helping me become fully independent. Needless to say I was abit upset and kinda ...

Best combination medication for depression?

Posted 17 Aug 2018 3 answers

Hi. I live in Australia. I have been diagnosed with Aspergers. Major depression and general Anxiety... I went off my last Antidepressant medication in 2016 after almost a decade of trying drug after drug to no avail. I had an incident in the kitchen at work yesterday whilst washing up a kitchen ...

Risperidone - not helping my 7 yr old with ADHD, dr has put her in too hard basket, help please?

Posted 27 May 2013 5 answers

my 7 year old daughter has been prescribed risperdal 0.05mg twice a day and it dose not seem to be helping she has been diagnosed with ADHD it seems to have the opposite effect making her very aggresive and out of control I have spoken to her doctor but I feel she is in the to hard basket I ...

Risperidone - my son has adhd,asperger's,ptsd and odd. will risperdal cause him to be even more?

Posted 25 Sep 2013 4 answers

My oldest whos 10 yrs old has aspergers high functioning autism and adhd and ptsd and opposionat defient disorder. He has been pu ton risperdal for almost 2 months and he has been angry very aggressive to his brother and grandmother and I hs father. He hits us breaks things in the house and refuses ...

Vyvanse Vs Focalin?

Posted 28 Oct 2010 1 answer

My son 8, has been on Vyvanse since May 2010, it seems to help him with school, but we also needed to add Zoloft. He has lost 5 lbs, and has no desire to eat a full meal, so he gets basically anything he wants to eat. He hasnt lost anymore in the past 2 months. I can deal with all that, but more ...

Clonidine in the morning?

Posted 24 Feb 2012 3 answers

My son is 6. He had been diagnosed with aspergers and we are testing for ODD as well. He has been on abilify 10mg,half and half. He then had to go on trileptal,150mg, half and half. His aggression has come back a little more so at his med appt. They have him clonidine .1 mg to take in the morning.i ...

I was prescribed Olanzapine (Zyprexa) but, today when I got my FIRST refill, the pills were?

Posted 17 Dec 2009 3 answers

... different. They are the correct Zyprexa with a 5 on one side and a "Z" on the other... I dont have any of the previous pills left so the pharmacy cant tell me what they were... can anyone?? They were a squared-off eliptical shape, white, and one side was flat and the other had two ...

Can meformin (diabetes drug) help to alleviate weight gain side effects of atypical antipsychotics?

Posted 24 Jan 2011 4 answers

Wondering if taking Metamorfin lessens the chance of getting diabetes in addition to curbing your weight?

Asperger Syndrome - Need help with mood disorder?

Posted 9 Jan 2012 3 answers

... My son, who recently turned 20, has Asperger's. He was on Abilify for years to help with his mood and then he began to have seizures. After a while we realized that the seizures were a side affect of the Abilify. We are having a difficult time now helping him as far as his mood goes. His ...

Can Focalin XR 10mg and Trileptal 7.5ml be taken together? What effects can it have on a 7yr old?

Posted 5 Apr 2011 2 answers

Our son takes these medications for Aspergers Syndrome and seizures. An article I read stated that heart, growth, weight and other problems could occur. Is this true? Should he even be taking these two medications together?

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