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Posted 25 Apr 2012 by • 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 ...
Posted 12 Sep 2009 by • 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?
Posted 30 Mar 2012 by • 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.
Posted 5 Dec 2012 by • 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 ...
Posted 29 Jan 2014 by • 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.
Posted 15 Feb 2018 by • 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 ...
Posted 20 Mar 2014 by • 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 ...
Posted 13 Oct 2009 by • 1 answer
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Posted 9 Apr 2015 by • 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.
Posted 30 May 2010 by • 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 • 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 ...
Posted 16 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
I take 80 milligrams fluoxetine. Can I also be prescribed risperidone for anxiety?
Posted 15 Jan 2018 by • 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 ...
Posted 27 Jun 2011 by • 2 answers
... lamotrigine, risperidone, topiramate , mobic, aciphex, sprivia, ventolin, advair, or combipatch thanks
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