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Risperdal (risperidone) is a antipsychotic medicine. It works by changing the effects of chemicals in the brain. Risperdal is used to treat schizophrenia and symptoms of bipolar disorder (manic depression). Risperdal is also used in autistic children to treat symptoms of irritability. Important information...

Risperdal Prescribing Information

Generic Name: risperidone Dosage Form: tablets, orally disintegrating tablets, oral solution Indications and Usage for Risperdal Schizophrenia Risperdal® (risperidone) is indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia. Efficacy was established in 4 short-term trials in adults, 2 short-term trials in...

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Risperdal: Uses, Dosage & Side Effects Consumer Information

Risperdal (risperidone) is a antipsychotic medicine. It works by changing the effects of chemicals in the brain. Risperdal is used to treat schizophrenia and symptoms of bipolar disorder (manic depression). Risperdal is also used in autistic children to treat symptoms of irritability. Important information...

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Depression Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

antipsychotic medication. These include haloperidol ( Haldol ), risperidone ( Risperdal ), ziprasidone ( Geodon ), aripiprazole ( Abilify ), and olanzapine ( Zyprexa ). A number of different psychotherapy techniques have been demonstrated to be helpful, depending on the causes of the depression, the...

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Risperdal Side Effects in Detail

Risperdal Side Effects in Detail - Drugs.com Risperdal Side Effects Generic Name: risperidone Overview Side Effects Dosage Interactions Patient Tips Professional More Pregnancy Warnings Breastfeeding Warnings User Reviews Drug Images Support Group Q & A Pricing & Coupons Note: This page contains...

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Risperdal Consta: Uses, Dosage & Side Effects Consumer Information

Risperdal Consta (risperidone) is an antipsychotic medication. It works by changing the effects of chemicals in the brain. Risperdal Consta is used to treat schizophrenia and symptoms of bipolar disorder (manic depression). Risperdal Consta may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication...

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Risperdal - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses Prescribing Information

Generic Name: risperidone Dosage Form: tablets, orally disintegrating tablets, oral solution Indications and Usage for Risperdal Schizophrenia Risperdal® (risperidone) is indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia. Efficacy was established in 4 short-term trials in adults, 2 short-term trials in...

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Risperdal Support Group

Risperdal Support Group - Drugs.com Join the ' Risperdal ' group to help and get support from people like you. Risperdal Support Group Overview Questions (181) News (77) Members (126) Summary Our support group for Risperdal has 181 questions and 126 members. Updated 6 Apr 2017. Popular Questions...

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Risperdal Prices, Coupons & Patient Assistance Programs

Risperdal Prices, Coupons & Patient Assistance Programs - Drugs.com Risperdal Prices, Coupons and Patient Assistance Programs Risperdal (risperidone) is a member of the atypical antipsychotics drug class and is commonly used for Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Bipolar Disorder, and others. Risperdal...

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Risperdal M-Tab orally disintegrating tablets: Indications, Side Effects, Warnings Consumer Information (MedFacts)

Generic Name: risperidone (ris-PER-i-done) Brand Name: Risperdal M-Tab Risperdal M-Tab orally disintegrating tablets are an atypical antipsychotic. It may increase the risk of death when used to treat mental problems caused by dementia in elderly patients. Most of the deaths were linked to heart problems...

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Borderline Personality Disorder Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

Antipsychotic medication, such as risperidone ( Risperdal ) or olanzapine ( Zyprexa ), may be tried if the person's thinking is distorted. When To Call a Professional Because personality styles tend to become more entrenched with age, it is best to seek treatment as soon as significant distress or poor...

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Schizophrenia Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

— the risk of developing potentially irreversible involuntary muscle movements (called tardive dyskinesia). Newer "atypical" antipsychotics. In addition to olanzapine and clozapine, newer medications include risperidone ( Risperdal ), quetiapine ( Seroquel ), ziprasidone ( Geodon ), aripiprazole (...

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