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Posted 8 Apr 2013 by • 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?
Posted 31 May 2012 • 6 answers
Posted 26 Jan 2015 by • 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 ...
Posted 11 Jul 2010 by • 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 • 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.
Posted 20 May 2018 by • 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 ...
Posted 29 May 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 6 May 2018 by • 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 ...
Posted 20 Mar 2018 by • 1 answer
Posted 11 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
does Risperdal lose its potency when crushed and added to food or liquid?
Posted 4 Feb 2018 by • 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 ...
Posted 4 Jan 2018 by • 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 ...
Posted 26 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
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Posted 6 Apr 2017 by • 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, ...
Posted 5 Mar 2012 by • 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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