Risperidone

What is Risperidone?

Risperidone is an atypical antipsychotic drug which is mainly used to treat schizophrenia (including adolescent schizophrenia), schizoaffective disorder, the mixed and manic states associated with bipolar disorder, and irritability in people with autism.

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My daughter has been recently diagnosed has having austism and was put on Risperidone by a specialist and to our alarm has now put on 9 kgs since...

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Risperidone is atypical antipsychotic and it cause weight gain. 9 kgs in 6 months is too much. her weight...

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Is it safe to take Fluvoxamine (400mg/day) and Risperidone (3mg/day) (for treatment of OCD) with the weight loss supplement Lipo-6 Black by Nutrex...

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Thanks for the query.

Lipo 6 black contains few herbal ingredients, nutritional supplements along with caffeine and thyroid hormone like...

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My resting heart rate is 102 BPM. I take Lexapro, risperdal, and vyvanse. I just added a decongestant to alleviate pressure on my ear canals...

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I am a 25year old male. I am, now prescribed risperidone and found my sweet spot at 1mg. I was earlier prescribed Zoloft 100mg which did not work...

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