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Old 04-11-2005, 07:48 PM   #1
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Risperdal

Can anyone tell me if this medicine is good for sleeping? Has anyone experienced a rapid heart beart while taking this medicine?

 
Old 04-12-2005, 03:37 AM   #2
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Re: Risperdal

i do no think it's good for sleep. the wife could not take it due to side effects.
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Old 04-13-2005, 08:22 AM   #3
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Can anyone tell me if this medicine is good for sleeping? Has anyone experienced a rapid heart beart while taking this medicine?
I could not take Respirdal as my heart rate went crazy....like 140 beats per minute. It can be helpful in sleep in large doses but can also cause confusion. If you are taking it and having symptoms, please tell your Dr. right away......kahlia
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Old 04-14-2005, 07:03 AM   #4
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Re: Risperdal

My boyfriend took this and it caused him to get Tachycardia and almost died. It is not a good drug for Doctor's to be giving out.

 
Old 04-14-2005, 10:20 AM   #5
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Re: Risperdal

i took risperidol for awhile, i never noticed any fast heartbeat. It did knock me out at night and also made me put on 60 pounds.

 
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