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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 ...

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

Posted 4 days ago 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 ...

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 ...

Has anyone come off risperidone without going on another med?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 by gemini88 0 answers

I was diagnosed with psychosis this june, and the pdoc told me that I would not be on it for life. she told me that she thought it was just a reaction to ptsd. I was in an abusive relationship, and started getting very paranoid. Well now its time to taper off the drug, and Im a little worried about ...

Risperidone - My daughter is five and she takes .50 on the morning and .25 in the afternoon. I have?

Posted 22 Jan 2018 by Rita Haughton 0 answers

... noticed a huge increase of lack of interest, motivation and just plain doesn't have a care in the world. Can this cause this type of behavior?

Depression - I take 40mg. Vllbryd daily and still have issues of anger, confusion and hostility. My?

Posted 18 Dec 2017 by Rybor 1 answer

... Md. put me on risperidone 0.5 mg. Daily but i can’t sleep and have strange dreams when i do. What else can i do? I’m also on DIAZAPAN 0.2mg. 3x per day with good success.

Can risperidone be crushed for administration?

Posted 16 Dec 2017 by Sososkyl 0 answers

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?

I've had neck stiffness and muscle pain since I stopped Risperidone. Is this a permanent side?

Posted 15 Nov 2017 by Victoriagrant 0 answers

... effect of the medication? I stopped taking 2-4mg risperidone 4 years ago and I have experienced neck stiffness, muscle pain and nausea since I discontinued the medication. I don't present with classic uncontrolled muscle movement and drooling and never have; however, the stiff neck, muscle ...

Antipsychotic - I discontinued risperidone two months ago. I have not experienced any psychotic?

Posted 3 Oct 2017 by Danny156 1 answer

... symptoms in the past two months. I believe my schizoaffective disorder is in remission. However, could I possibly still have effects from the risperidone after not taking it for two months?

Risperidone - My Grandfather took a cocktail or drugs and when he died we found a pile of drugs?

Posted 11 Sep 2017 by KaneZP 1 answer

... which we would give him. Could someone help me with this drug? It is small, It's oval, has a split so you can halve the drug, has a T on the left side, no other markings

Why risperidone leave effect after stopped taking?

Posted 29 Sep 2017 by Mayank1984 0 answers

My son is 10 years old and ADHD with average hyperactivity. He dont concentrate much and starts hyperactivity after watching TV and mobile games or cartoons. He was taking risperidone for 1 month and when we stopped we found that hyperactivity increased a lot. Now should we continue medicine or ...

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