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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 20 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 27 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 ...

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 ...

Abilify Maintena 400mg's injection SIDE EFFECTS not enjoying?

Posted 10 Mar 2015 by reservoirjoe 12 answers

Hi my names Joe, I suffer from skitso affective disorder I am prescribed 400 mg's of abilify maintena injection every 4 weeks and I am not happy with it I am experiencing some side effects and symptoms from taking it.. It's making me feel lethargic, tired and sleepy (having too much sleep ...

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 ...

What can I take to sleep and not dream, I have been of meds after meds nothing is working?

Posted 25 Oct 2012 by rapture65 12 answers

on meds for bipolar and not even seroquel will make me sleep

Can someone please help me? I take 40mgs of Latuda every morning, I still have symptoms of...

Posted 3 days ago by Buggs333 1 answer

... psychosis, primarily paranoia. Do you think if I took another 40 mgs with dinner that it would help? Does anyone else take Latuda 2X a day?

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 ...

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

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 ...

Risperdal/Risperidone Withdrawal Side Effects?

Posted 12 Sep 2009 by RedKimbo 3 answers

I am currently taking 1mg to sometimes 2mg doses of Risperdal/Risperidone. What are the withdrawal effects with my dosage? Is it true paranoia (hallucinations) and delusions would occur? Or just mild irritability/ticking/twitching?

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 ...

Olanzapine - is there something that can work quickly to calm my daughter and help the voices go ?

Posted 29 May 2012 by hazel hgte 5 answers

Hi My daughter didnt go on abilify after all as we decided to stick with olanzapine even though we know it takes time 3 to 4 weeks for them to work properly , but my daughter is very impatient to get rid of the voices or make them quieter.asap. Is there something that can speed up the process or at ...

Does Latuda cause weight gain in most cases or is it rare?

Posted 25 Oct 2015 by Artist1980 7 answers

The Psychiatrist who put me on Latuda originally told me it didn't cause weight gain but since then I've heard it has. What's your experience been?

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 ...

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