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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 ...

Risperidone - are there any direct support groups for parents in Scotland?

Posted 17 days ago by mick kelly 0 answers

I am asking on behalf of a family whose son from my school has recently been prescribed risperidone and they are looking to talk to families re the drug, possible side effects and benefits

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 ...

Risperdal for anxiety and depression?

Posted 6 May 2018 by CaliforniaGuy1 0 answers

Hello, does anyone have experience with Risperdal/risperidone for anxiety, racing thoughts, and medium depression? I realize Risperdal is an antipsychotic and mainly used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar, which I am not, but I have tried and have not been able to tolerate about 6/7 ...

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 ...

Risperidone - I have been using 2mg for almost a year. But my question is for how long...

Posted 12 Apr 2018 by Amr_cylinder 0 answers

... am I going to be using it?

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?

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

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