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Is it better to take the brand Lexapro or the generic Escitalopram?

Posted 8 Apr 2013 by empire5sb 7 answers

I'm currently taking the generic Escitalopram 20mg (1 1/2 week so far) with 2mg of Risperdal. Nothing's happening. I read some reviews that the brand Lexapro is more effective than the generic. Should I have gotten the brand instead of the generic? Is the brand better than the generic?

Can risperdal be taken for anxiety?

Posted 31 May 2012 6 answers

How long will Risperdal stay in my system?

Posted 26 Jan 2015 by anxietysucks 1 answer

I was put on Risperdal last week and took it for 3 days and then stopped because it was giving me horrible side effects. The last dose I had was about 48 hours ago. I was put on 1 mg but it made me too groggy so my psych told me to take .5 in the morning and night. Did that on day 2. Then on day 3 ...

Does risperdal cause breast enlargement?

Posted 11 Jul 2010 by tennistits 7 answers

my girl had fairly large tits to when she started on risperdal five years ago, now they seem to be continuing to grow. should she stop using risperdal?

What the best medication is for dementia or alzheimers is? Is seroquel appropriate for sleeplessness

Posted 14 Feb 2014 by Vegerton 5 answers

My father is unable to sleep at night and becomes very agitated. He has dementia. Seroquel or risperdol are either appropriate to help with this issue.

What is happening to me? I am taking risperdal, Abiify and lithium, something is controlling me?

Posted 20 May 2018 by JackyLost 1 answer

I can’t have a normal day to day life and what I mean by normal is simply have a regular transition from one thought to another. My perceptions are changing from a day to day basis sometimes from day to night where the world seems differently like a reality switch. I can’t analyze and I ...

Zyprexa: Weight gain vs. weight loss?

Posted 29 May 2013 by TrAva26 4 answers

(I am thinking about switching to Zyprexa... ) I am currently taking 1 mg Risperdal/daily. I have gained a little weight and have been going to the gym regularly for the past 3 months and am seeing no improvement. I am convinced that it is the Risperdal keeping me from being able to lose the ...

Risperdal for anxiety and depression?

Posted 6 May 2018 by CaliforniaGuy1 0 answers

Hello, does anyone have experience with Risperdal/risperidone for anxiety, racing thoughts, and medium depression? I realize Risperdal is an antipsychotic and mainly used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar, which I am not, but I have tried and have not been able to tolerate about 6/7 ...

What if Risperdal is crushed and added to food what happens?

Posted 11 Mar 2018 by machetta 0 answers

does Risperdal lose its potency when crushed and added to food or liquid?

I've been taking risperdal 1.5 mg for almost a year. (I was given this for's never...

Posted 4 Feb 2018 by phillyraines 0 answers

... helped me much and I wish I was never put on it). 4 months ago I started decreasing the med (with doctor support) 0.125mg per week. so I dropped to 1.375mg for a week then 1.25mg for a week. I did that all the way down to 0.25mg, which is where I am now. I had practically no issues decreasing ...

Schizophrenia - My doctor decreased my risperdal. Actually he tried me on Invega and then Geodon...

Posted 4 Jan 2018 by Aarania 1 answer

... both of which gave me extreme nausea and headache... then put me back on risperdal but at 2mg which is the lowest dose I've been on. He did it because my prolactin levels were elevated. But now I have depression and anxiety and I feel like taking a chainsaw to everyone I see. Should I go ...

Can I take DXM while on the following medications:?

Posted 26 Apr 2017 by Xxcatgxx 1 answer

risperdal 2mg lithium 450mg Lamictal 100mg

Breastfeeding and risperdal?

Posted 6 Apr 2017 by Fredrrj05 1 answer

I am 1 week postpartum and I am breastfeeding. I would like to continue to breastfeed while I still take my risperdal. I stayed on the medication during the whole pregnancy and was advised to check with my doctors while I was pregnant about my medications and breastfeeding. I was told it was fine, ...

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

Posted 5 Mar 2012 by alleyoop64 1 answer

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

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