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Posted 25 Apr 2012 by • 10 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 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 20 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
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 16 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
I take 80 milligrams fluoxetine. Can I also be prescribed risperidone for anxiety?
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 ...
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 13 Sep 2017 by • 1 answer
We adopted a little boy, that has severe psychiatric issues. He is currently residing in a psychiatric facility for children. That facility would like to begin him on medication, as they feel therapy is not working. The drugs are: Risperidone and Tenex, our hesitation is that our son's ...
Posted 22 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
I also am on 30 mg of Lexapro and have been for many years. I started 25 mg risperidone early July and immediately felt like a new person. That feeling diminished a bit so am trying 50 mg. Just for anxiety. I have panic disorder and anxiety. I do not have bi polar or schizophrenia which is why the ...
Haloperidol, does it work? Will the insomnia go away? I have uncontollable shaking too. Please help?
Posted 22 Jul 2017 by • 3 answers
Hi, i just started haloperidal 2 weeks ago. I was on respiridone for 2 months and then they switched me to haloperidol overnight. I have not been able to sleep normally. Its like i have severe insomnia. Will it go away, or should i go back to respiridone (i had sleeplessness) with that one too. I ...
Posted 17 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
I took 30 mg of risperidol tonight will it hurt me I take cholesterol meds to
Posted 13 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
I take 5mg of resperidone daIly, is it safe to take tramadol regularly?
Posted 14 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
My brother-in-law has dementia and has only been taking risperidol for a few days and his appetite has decreased. He is taking the 0.5mg dose.
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
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