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Risperidone - At what dose does weight gain become an issue?

Posted 25 Apr 2012 by kris13 8 answers

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 comments about significant weight gain - even going from underweight to massively obese. This concerns ...

Risperidone Used in Treating OCD: anyone have any experience to share?

Posted 2 Jan 2017 by G and Js Mom 0 answers

I have OCD with health fear fixations and complusions as well as some general anxiety. I've been on Luvox about six months and at 100mg dose for a little over three. I still have so much trouble with OCD and anxiety so my doctor is adding in risperidone. Does anyone have anything to share? ...

Combining Sertriline (Zoloft) and lamotrigine (lamictal)?

Posted 12 Dec 2016 by Nport 2 answers

Hi, I've been on both of these medicines for a few years now, but last week I was instructed to increase my Zoloft to 75mg and reduce my Lamictal to 100mg. I was also put on risperidone for OCD/bipolar. The first 2 days went okay but I had a bad dizzy panic attack in the grocery store ...

Side effects risperidone do they pass ?

Posted 6 Dec 2016 by Mumof2 2 answers

I have been on 0.5mg for 6 days and have scope to increase to 2mg however I am struggling with the side effects please tell me they pass ? Increased anxiety and panic..I slept great the first two nights but not now. Think i will try 1mg tonight but I'm scared :-( I have been given this for a ...

Risperidone - Does risperidone cause hallucinations and do they go away?

Posted 6 Nov 2016 by Lsb123 0 answers

Does risperidone cause hallucinations and do they go away after stopping medication.

Hi All, I'm due to go for an ECG tom and then start Risperidone on top of my Effexor XR 375mg... I?

Posted 3 Oct 2016 by Mumof2 2 answers

... have had let the complete fear overtake and have read some awful things about Risperidone and the risks of heart problems and Tardive Dyskathia (hope I have said and spelt that correctly) and also numbness ? I don't want to be emotionally numb or make myself worse. I'm really thinking ...

Venlafaxine 375mg and Risperidone ?

Posted 23 Sep 2016 by Mumof2 2 answers

Hi Folks had my review yesterday so once I have an ECG in Oct my psych wants me to try a small dose of risperidone for tweaking of anxiety and anxious thoughts and insomnia. Has anyone had this combination ? Thanks in advance X

Husband has beginning stages of dementia, he takes gabapentin,trazadone,lisinipril,donepezil?

Posted 8 Sep 2016 by patsycake1 0 answers

and glimepirade, and risperidone.. will drinking a Rob Roy every evening at dinner, cause problems for him, like personality changes, like severe anger.

Questions regaring risperidone?

Posted 16 Aug 2016 by JustinH1 0 answers

I am on risperidone 1MG a night i stopped taking it and now it feels like i have headache but it feels like pressure and dizziness wondering if that's caused by me stopped taking the medication

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