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Does Latuda cause weight gain in a lot of people or is it extremely rare to gain weight?

Posted 16 May 2014 by CetaTehila 17 answers

Does Latuda cause weight gain? I hope its extremely rare to gain weight while taking this medicine. I hope the odds are in my favor to not gain any weight or have any side effects at all that would be awesome!!Just started taking Latuda after stopping Abilify because of weight gain hope I made a ...

Latuda: to take or not to take?

Posted 21 Jul 2012 by baristajen 22 answers

My psych prescribed Latuda yesterday, to help me with my moods. I don't have an official diagnosis like schizophrenia or bipolar disorder; in fact my Dr and I differ greatly when it comes to what we think is wrong with me. My father, whom I was very close to, passed away suddenly last ...

My daughter has psychosis she is taking olanzapine 15mg at present, how long does it take to work?

Posted 9 Jun 2012 by hazel hgte 4 answers

She is still hearing voices quite clearly, but has only been on 15mg for three days. When can we expect things to improve. Also she has gone back to this med as Aripiprazol had bad side effects. She has put on 3 stone in the last six months after always being very slim, Can we mix in any other ...

I have been taking Latuda now for 4 days and no symptom relief, how long until it starts working?

Posted 22 Jan 2012 by Jordan89 10 answers

I was diagnosed with schizophrenia about 2 years ago I have been on numerous meds. I just started taking Latuda 4 days ago. For two days I took 40 mg now I am at 80 I feel any symptom relief at all it almost feels like I am not taking any meds at all. I am really disappointed because I heard good ...

What other medications are there similar to Seroquel (XR) without weight gain?

Posted 2 Aug 2014 by Correlation 5 answers

I take Seroquel XR 700mg (currently lowering from 800mg to 600mg) for psychosis and like many I am finding it very hard to control my weight. I'm not obese nor hugely overweight but I've been on the drug for roughly 6 years now and I always fail at trying to keep my weight down. I'd ...

Schizophrenia - How can you help someone who doesn't want help?

Posted 30 Oct 2012 by rystall79 8 answers

I believe my mother has paranoid schizophrenia but she is resistant to even going to a family counselor with me. She doesn't trust doctors and doesn't think there is anything wrong with her. How can you get someone help that doesn't think they need help? She's not suicidal yet ...

Does Latuda help for panic and anxiety disorder?

Posted 9 Mar 2017 by mrdeuster 2 answers

I suffer from major panic attacks and anxiety I feel blue all the time my dr. Just put me on Latuda because she said it will help with that and my bipolar what do you guys think

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

Posted 10 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 ...

How long does it take for clozapine to build up in your system?

Posted 2 days 19 hours ago by meth hog 0 answers

How long before your at a therapeutic level

I'm nervous to take new meds prescribed; Wellbutrin and Saphris?

Posted 20 days ago by lsexton5580 2 answers

I've been on Wellbutrin 150mg, once a day, for the past 3-4 years. I recently began seeing a therapist for pretty bad anxiety and PTSD. As standard, they had me meet with the psychiatrist as well, to be assessed. He chose to up my Wellbutrin to 300 mg a day and to also put me on Saphris 5mg ...

Switch Zyprexa to Abilify - lose weight?

Posted 1 Feb 2018 by Canadian115 2 answers

I know Abilify is also known to gain weight. But I heard it is one of the least culprits when it comes to psychotic medicines. While Zyprexa is the worst culprit, by far. I am about to ask my doctor to switch me to Abilify from Zyprexa for that reason. Will I lose weight? My doctor first ...

Stelazine - a woman has been taking 10 mg trifluoperazine for 20 years. this year her face becomes?

Posted 10 days ago by barbdoll 0 answers

... red at times , and clears up with use of hydrocortisone. doctor thinks maybe the trifluoperazine is at fault ?

How well does Prozac ACTUALLY work?

Posted 26 Apr 2014 by Scouto3o 6 answers

Hey, I'm Maxine. I'm always angry and depressed. I've been told by multiple doctors that no-one should be as depressed as I am, ALL the time. I recently turned 14 years old on January 28th. I started out with Zoloft 10mg, it didn't seem to work, gradually over the year I was ...

Abilify without bipolar?

Posted 12 Jan 2018 by Slc531995 3 answers

So my psychiatrist just gave me abilify. I have never once had a manic episode and have been diagnosed with MDD and GAD. I don't have schizophrenia nor am I on the austism spectrum. Reading into it more I am learning that it is good for manic episodes. I do have mood swings but again never a ...

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 ...

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