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Posted 25 Apr 2012 by • 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 ...
Posted 25 Apr 2017 by • 3 answers
I'm bipolar II. Very depressed. Took risperidone 1 mg for only 2 days. Is it possible that it is working so soon? I'm already feeling less depressed.
Posted 13 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
... psychosis. How do we know it's working? He hasn't had visions or heard voices but the doctor seems to feel he would be best served to use it for up to a year. Any info would be valuable
Posted 3 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I've been on it for 3 weeks. i take it at night and it has me feeling sleepy the whole morning is this normal?
Posted 16 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
... for family
Posted 21 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm looking for a highly selective dopamine blocker that will help with psychotic behavior as well as don't cause tardivedskinesia? Currently on risperdone 3 mg and depakote 500mg?? Any suggestions...
Posted 13 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
My 32 year old son has just started rispirodone and after 3 days seems hostile and aggressive. Could this be a side effect
Posted 28 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
... lower dose can I cut the pill in four pieces and take one of the pieces until I am able to get my meds been out of my meds for awhile now and have started to hallucinate and feeling overwhelmed
Posted 23 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
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Posted 2 Jan 2017 by • 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? ...
Posted 12 Dec 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 6 Dec 2016 by • 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 ...
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