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

Posted 25 Apr 2012 by kris13 11 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 ...

Risperdal/Risperidone Withdrawal Side Effects?

Posted 12 Sep 2009 by RedKimbo 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?

I wanna know zoloft is better or xanax for anxiety and panic disorder,also buspirone is helpfull?

Posted 30 Mar 2012 by meysam 4 answers

I'm taking zoloft together buspirone and risperidone for my anxiety about 3monthes but i feel its nt working any more,I would like to know about xanax or any other drugs which can help me.

Risperidone - Risperdal dose vs. the side effects?

Posted 5 Dec 2012 by TrAva26 4 answers

Has anyone taken a low dose of Risperdal (0.25 mg) and seen improvement and without any side effects? The tremors really scare me and ready about the incontinence, etc. scares me a bit too. I am afraid to start it but I am kind of at my witts end, as I am SO irritable and have angry outbursts all ...

Risperidone - if I mix alcohol with rispirione, can it make me act irrationally, as I do sometimes?

Posted 29 Jan 2014 by roxieinflorida 2 answers

I've been drinking wine with rispiridol the night before, and I am acting very outrageously, irrationally, not like I would normally, could this be a side effect.

How long will it take for the full effects of risperidone to start?

Posted 15 Feb 2018 by Mel95 1 answer

My boyfriend was diagnosed with drug induce schizophrenia 2 years ago and was admitted to a mental health facility where he stayed for 2 months. When he was discharged he was given medications that he was suppose to take everyday (risperidone and Valium). He stopped taking the medication after 2 ...

What is a good medicine to replace risperidone .50mg 1 per day to help with sleep/racing thoughts?

Posted 20 Mar 2014 by this is my user name 4 answers

I have a 13 year old son whose doctor put him on risperidone .50 mg once a day to help him sleep and slow thoughts down at night. Also hes on Prozac for depression same doctor prescribes both. Doctor said risperidone would be a temporary medicine but did not say how temporary. I would say hes been ...

How long does it take for risperidone to work?

Posted 17 Dec 2014 by Monkey3704 2 answers

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

Posted 9 Apr 2015 by courtjb88 2 answers

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.

I'am getting off of risperidone, went from 3mg to 2mg and now down to taking 1mg. Feeling real?

Posted 30 May 2010 by muscleman 1 answer

... weird now and legs are twitching a little. How long will this last? Ben

Bipolar Disorder - Risperidone - can't sleep & anxious, should I swap or will other meds be the same

Posted 10 Dec 2010 by oceanluvr 5 answers

It was great in the beginning for my mood swings and irritability but I can't sleep anymore. Most nights I get only 3-4 hrs and i'm having weird thoughts once in a while. I have also began to feel anziety when i'm out in public. Should I switch to another or do all the antipsycotics ...

Risperidone - Is this medicine a narcotic?

Posted 16 Jul 2017 by plessj61 2 answers

I take 80 milligrams fluoxetine. Can I also be prescribed risperidone for anxiety?

Risperidone weight increase problem?

Posted 15 Jan 2018 by shahnila fahmi 1 answer

Hi Guys, I use to take Risperidone from last 3 years . My doctor said I will have to take whole life but my weight increased during these years from 45 KG to 67 KG. Please help me to guide how can I control my weight. I stopped using Respirodone 4 months and then problem increseed with full ...

Can the following meds give false positive for methamphetamine or amphetamine selegiline,?

Posted 27 Jun 2011 by teresa anderson 2 answers

... lamotrigine, risperidone, topiramate , mobic, aciphex, sprivia, ventolin, advair, or combipatch thanks

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