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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 4 days ago 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 ...
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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 ...
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Posted 19 Jan 2018 by • 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 • 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 • 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.
Posted 16 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 16 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
I take 80 milligrams fluoxetine. Can I also be prescribed risperidone for anxiety?
Posted 20 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Nov 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 3 Oct 2017 by • 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?
Posted 11 Sep 2017 by • 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
Posted 29 Sep 2017 by • 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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