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  1. Do not feel like myself.
    ... I am still on Risperdal for my hallucinations. But I feel like the risperdal...
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  2. question
    ... To help keep the voices down to a minimum, I take Risperdal ....
    ... hallucinations on a regular basis (which I take 4mg of Risperdal for). Deaf people experience them too -- it has absolutely...

  3. respiredol
    ... you say that your brother can't sleep because of the Risperdal , then you say he can. It's been awhile since you posted ... problem I would suggest that he see his pdoc. I take Risperdal (4mg tablets) and in my case, it made me tired for...

  4. Hello! New Member
    ... currently taking 500 mg Depakote three times/day, 4 mg of Risperdal at bedtime and 100 mg Trazadone at bedtime.) For...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote

  5. An update on my illness...
    ... been feeling. Her back up gave me a higher dose of my Risperdal . I am feeling a little bit better from the change ... in my Risperdal . Also I am still dealing with my OCD too, but I feel...
    ... better now. My nurse practioner changed the doses on my Risperdal and Luvox. I am feeling much better now, I am going...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Luvox

  6. Top 3 things friends/fam did to help you?
    ... think she has schizophrenia and she's currently on Risperdal and Klonopin and they just gave her Abilify too. I...
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  7. Is this psychosis or just my OCD?
    ... take paxil cr for OCD and depression and used to take risperdal but now take abilify for OCD/possible other stuff...
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  8. My psychiatrist wants blood tests and EKG on me- I'm scared!
    ... have blood tests and EKG done regularly due to the Risperdal Consta I'm on. I've already had EKG before Risperdal...

  9. Do I have Schizophrenia?
    ... am Clomipramine and Luvox for my OCD. Also I am on Risperdal too. Also I took a free test online for Schizophrenia...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Luvox

  10. Anyone on Quetiapine or have tried it?
    ... tooth. It's happened to me.:) Leahcim I was taking risperdal at one time. Not very long though. It gave me a bad...
    ... Hey, I've been on seroquel... I was on risperdal at first, didn't work for me... Not even gunna start ... was on 300mg at first, and it was ALOT better than risperdal ... Took away paranoid thoughts, controlled my moods ... ... However, it made me sleepy, even moreso than risperdal ... I didn't have alot of weight gain, I gained alittle ... creative and write alot with seroquel, but not with risperdal ... So it was a miracle drug for me... I stopped ... one, it was certainly a hundred times better than risperdal ... But remember, everyone reacts differently, and...
    ... it. It does help a lot of people though. I took Risperdal many years ago and it gave me real bad constipation...
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  11. am I schizoprenic or is it something else
    ... venlor for my anxiety. My psychiatrist prescribed risperdal for me and I no longer think about that stuff anymore...

  12. Risperidone = brain death
    ... I have been on Risperdal now for 1 year for my Sz negative symptoms and have...
    ... for about 8 months and am thinking of switching to Risperdal . Abilify works well and is very stabilizing and the...
    ... I was on risperdal (Risperidone) for about 7 - 8 months... At first, ... the highest it got... THANK GOD! This medication, Risperdal (Risperidone) messed me up royally... Now first, before ... while on meds, doesn't work too well for me... And Risperdal was by FAR the worst... I would get constant nightmares ... . So far, in a year and 3 months, I've been on Risperdal , Effexor XR, Zoloft, and now I'm on Seroquel (Quetiapine ... XR. I have NONE of the side effects that I had with Risperdal (That I mentioned above)... Seroquel is a magic ... med for me, risperdal wasn't......
    ... with the old and new meds, we stayed the course with risperdal because it kept him from jail and other issues that...
    ... I've been on Risperdal for 3 years along with paxil. Both of which have...
    ... I think Waffles93 describes the risperdal experience very well. That said, I'm wondering if ... can comment on whether or not weight gained while on risperdal (in my case, 20 pounds) comes off relatively easily...
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  13. serious problem
    ... problems..the first medication i was on was seroquel and risperdal ..i had problems since then from this medications!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Seroquel

  14. 19 year old schizophrenic very paranoid want to talk to others
    ... the drug that u mentioned and it seems to be like risperdal i am taking risperdal, seroquel, celexa and clonazepam ... im almost on the full dose of both risperdal and seroquel and am still having many problems :(...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celexa Clonazepam Seroquel

  15. i really need help
    ... worried tonight might be a third time i'm on 6mg of risperdal a day 3mg morning, 3mg evening, but it doesnt work...

  16. The wonderful world of med students
    ... my whole life changes. I see him and he puts me on risperdal . That really messed me up. went from one to another...
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  17. I'd like to formally introduce myself and my story.
    ... currently taking Depakote (500 mg twice a day) and Risperdal (4 mg) to keep the mania, auditory hallucinations...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote

  18. what is my correct diagnosis?
    ... on meds (500 mg of Depakote twice a day and 4 mg of Risperdal ) ever since last year's hospitalization and no longer ... the one I have now. Even when I was finally put on Risperdal , my dosage had to be adjusted several times before...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Tylenol

  19. serious side effects- advice welcome
    ... required weekly blood test. That is when I switched to Risperdal which I have taken since 1993. Risperdal has been...

  20. Hello -- New Member
    ... ve been taking 1000 mg/day of Depakote and 3 mg of Risperdal and have been symptom free. I'm blessed to be working...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Tylenol

  21. Need someone's opinion
    ... been on meds (500 mg of Depakote 2x/day and 4 mg of Risperdal ) since last February and no longer experience paranoia...
    ... my meds definitely help keep my paranoia in check. ( Risperdal addresses the paranoia while Depakote helps stabilize...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote

  22. Thought broadcasting
    ... severe and nothing helped except for meds. I'm taking Risperdal and no longer experience thought broadcasting. ...

  23. Trying to find a correct diagnosis
    ... nothing to help me in the long run. I currently take Risperdal , Trazodone, and Nortryptiline. I’ve looked into...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Trazodone

  24. is anyone here gaining weight
    ... Risperdal is terrible when it comes to gaining weight, I think ... of all the medications. When I first started taking Risperdal (3mg) I weighed about 170, now granted, I was also ... counteract the uncontrollable weight gain experienced with Risperdal use. I know weight gain can cause a whole new set...
    ... My then-2nd grader gained a ton of weight on Risperdal for his autism. He got switched to Abilify, also, ... lol Sadly, he's never been as good as he was on the Risperdal and we're trying it again, at a lower dose. He's now...
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  25. I may have a therapy solution
    ... I was there only for a few weeks and ended up with risperdal . but still voices but doesnt bother me. Long story...

  26. hello! anyone try invega?
    ... invega noticed the same brain death that accompanies risperdal ? I think it is the aspartame they put in risperdal...

  27. I need some help
    ... depression or mania or both. I never experienced mania. Risperdal has worked well for me. Talk with your doctor.:)...

  28. subjective view of best and worst meds
    ... drowsiness of the med will wear off. Best - risperdal . Great for functioning. Has a 'don't panic effect ... focused and calm without wearing off your humanity. Risperdal is great for soul-searchers, since it has an effect...
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  29. risperdal
    ... me. Abilify and Geodon are working best for me. Risperdal gave really BAD acne....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify geodon

  30. Problems
    ... been on abilify also I was taking 40mg along with risperdal consta 25mg plus a mood stabilizer and an antidepressant...
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  31. reproductively challenged as consequence of meds
    ... fertility is still ok since like u i have been taking risperdal for a while now. I suppose i would have done some ... damage already, its such a shame as risperdal works well for me and i may not get another medication ... what he suggests.....i believe i read somewhere that risperdal affects fertility in both men and women.....sorry...
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  32. Schizophrenia vs Deep Depression
    ... hand with schizophrenic type disorders. I've taken Risperdal daily since 1993. I would say I am "high-functioning...

  33. Going off meds
    ... Hi my mom was taking risperdal . She took it for about two years. her doctor started...

  34. Side Affect From Risperdal.

  35. Medication TRIAL AND ERROR
    ... I am on risperdal right now ,It works fine with me and it has minimal...

  36. trying to conceive
    ... schizophrenia a few years ago and i am currently on risperdal 3mg everyday. I am quite stable and just trying to...

  37. Risperidal?
    ... person who answered you at the french forum "atoute". Risperdal (risperidone) does not only cure schizophrenia, it ... on the dose you take... that's how it is in France. Risperdal is not a poison : I've taken it for two years and...
    ... person who answered you at the french forum "atoute". Risperdal (risperidone) does not only cure schizophrenia, it ... on the dose you take... that's how it is in France. Risperdal is not a poison : I've taken it for two years and ... handing out meds so soon is strange. Yes , I read that Risperdal also works for bi-polar sufferers, but I'm not at...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify

  38. I know this get's asked a lot....(newbie in need of advice)
    ... identify with your symptoms. I've had some success with Risperdal ....

  39. Severe Memory loss
    ... schizophrenia, possibly atypical bipolar. Was on risperdal / depakote, refuses meds, off for months. Has started...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote

  40. schizoaffective venting can you relate
    ... The one that helps me and I tolerate the best is Risperdal . Unfortunately, its very expensive and a generic will...

  41. is this schizophrenia?
    ... possible and talk about your symptoms. A medication like Risperdal can help alot and has few side effects. It has done...

  42. Restless legs from meds -- help!
    ... will give you akithisia (I've taken Zyprexa and Risperdal and they both gave me akithisia) but Abilify (second...
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  43. Will the voices ever stop?
    ... Hands. And It Will Leave. And I Also Take My Risperdal This Is What Helps Me....

  44. Risperdal
    ... I just stopped taking Risperdal . It's an anti-psychotic that works at low doses....
    ... Risperdal (risperidone) do indeed reduce Tourette's symptoms...

  45. Tardive Dyskinesia
    ... I have been taking Risperdal since 1993, for schizoaffective disorder, with no ... possibility but unlikely. I also gained weight with Risperdal but 4 months ago I began to avoid sugar and walk 30...
    ... The atypical anti-psychotics such as Risperdal , Seroquel, and Zyprexa, were actually designed to...
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  46. Abilify and Resperdal
    ... ambilify (one of the few I haven't been on), but I am on Risperdal at 1mg. I just got the increase and am noticing some ... for the anxiety OR she may need a med change. The risperdal alone is helping with my paranoid delusions, so maybe...
    ... abilify (one of the few I haven't been on), but I am on Risperdal at 1mg. I just got the increase and am noticing some ... for the anxiety OR she may need a med change. The risperdal alone is helping with my paranoid delusions, so maybe...
    ... abilify (one of the few I haven't been on), but I am on Risperdal at 1mg. I just got the increase and am noticing some ... for the anxiety OR she may need a med change. The risperdal alone is helping with my paranoid delusions, so maybe...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify

  47. hello
    ... I work full time and do pretty well at it. I take risperdal . Oh and I'm also epileptic for those of you who also...

  48. Benadryl helps prevent Tardive Dyskinesia
    ... Tardive Dyskinesia (caused by some medications such as Risperdal {Risperidone}) can be prevented by taking 25mg-50mg...
    ... I didn't know this, but Risperdal , being an atypical anti-psychotic, is not known to...
    ... medications it isn't impossible. Meds like Abilify and even Risperdal can cause TD, even though it is extremely rare. ...
    ... son who is 12 was having the mouth movements with risperdal , we decrease it a little and it was gone. When that...
    ... I disagree. Risperdal can cause TD. Reducing the quanity will lesson the ... Ask your doctor about Invega, same family as Risperdal with less effects for TD. I also agree with the...
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  49. schizoaffective disorder
    ... psychosis and manic-depression. Meds will be things like risperdal or zyprexa to name a few anti-psychotics.... and maybe...
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  50. Abilify
    ... was really worried because when I was on Zyprexa / Risperdal / Thorozene / Serequel I gained SO much weight and...
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  51. Hi everyone, urgent
    ... approx 235, within a year that I was increased 2mgs of risperdal . Im now at the max, 6mgs. I feel like everything ... disregarded my complaint of ocd. Can anyone tell me if risperdal is the culprit for my lack of ability to concentrate ... lethargy? Im currently taking: 1000mgs Epival, 6mgs risperdal , 20mgs celexa, 20mgs buspar, and 1.5mgs rivotril....
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  52. Do I need an antidepressant?
    ... put on is an atypical anti-psychotic like Seroquel, Risperdal , or Zyprexa, because they can be used for both schizophreni...
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  53. Hey BarkingShark
    ... Thanks for some more advice. Anyway, i started the Risperdal before you're last reply so i'm no longer thinking ... thoughts about having panic attacks. It's like the Risperdal is telling my mind to chill out, relax and focus on...
    ... Zoloft) and increasing my serotonin levels (with the Risperdal ) at the same time. Also at the same time, we have...
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  54. Risperdal?
    ... Risperdal can knock out about any symptom you can imagine :D ... On the serious side, Risperdal will stop the anxiety and the depression in a few ... don't fall asleep driving or sleep half the day. Risperdal can cause agitation and pacing if taken in too stronge ... uncommon at low doses. Sometimes if you lower the dose of Risperdal for a few days then raise it again, all the side effects ... the same symptoms. That is about all I know about Risperdal . I took it 4-5 years and on a couple different occasions...
    ... agonist and antagonist stuff. I looked up some info on risperdal and it says unlike the old antipsychotics, this med...
    ... yes, Risperdal will help if you give it a chance to. But you have ... of using it outweighs the risk. The nickname for Risperdal is 'Rats perished all' and they don't call it that ... for nothing. Risperdal killed many lab rats before it went to clinical trial ... it. But people aren't rats. However the makers of Risperdal recently admitted that Risperdal does increase a person...
    ... Well, first off, i'm not afraid of dying from taking risperdal because i'm already dying in my house from severe...
    ... i've been on Risperdal for 3 years now. I'm bipolar. I've tried lots of ... meds, and Risperdal is the most effective for me with little side effects...
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  55. seeing things
    ... and Schizoaffective are Zyprexa, Abilify, Geodon, Risperdal , Clozaril and Seroquel. Risperdal is the most prescribed...
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  56. Zyprexa and effects
    ... unmedicated for about a week and half, then switched to Risperdal and stayed on that about 4 years. Zyprexa is only ... a better med than Risperdal if it is taken at a dose of about 15 mg. Risperdal...
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  57. Risperdal???
    ... and only have OCD, I recommend that you get off of Risperdal and try a NON-anti-psychotic medication. Talk with...
    ... definitely ask the doctor his reasoning for putting you on Risperdal rather than Zoloft or Paxil, and possibly, getting...
    ... I'm glad to hear you're on something besides the Risperdal for the OCD! :) -GatsbyLuvr1920-...
    ... I'm on 3mg of Risperdal . I don't have schizophrenia though. My diagnosis is...
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  58. Tardive Dyskinesia
    ... I have been taking 3mgs. of Risperdal a day for over 10 years with no problems. How likely...
    ... there are other diseases too! Side effects of Risperdal can include abdominal pain, vomiting, dry mouth, agitation ... others. However an even more serious side effect of Risperdal is stroke. Risperdal related strokes have killed 16 ... people and injured many others. Also, Risperdal has been shown to cause Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome...

  59. abilify
    ... hello im on 4 mg risperdal in the morning and 4 at night as well as clozapine...
    ... It toke some time but it did help. I was also on risperdal but they toke me off it because it made my protactel...
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  60. Help - Need antipsychotic with no dangerous side effects
    ... effects. Any recommendations? I am currently taking risperdal and I believe it has given me tardive dyskinesia....

  61. internal voices
    ... used to have it all the time but when I was put on Risperdal and Seroquel they stopped. I found that interesting...
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  62. Beginings of schizophrenia?
    ... get insulted :S... kinda weired i know... but the risperdal is helping.) I went to the psychiatrist(that i ... mild epelepsi(moving shapes and such).. ive been on risperdal for about 2months now, and it has helped... im going ... much, start off small... they started me on .5mg of risperdal and brought me up to 1mg, which is realy nothing. ... (because of early detection.) I would give risperdal a good review, it helps even at a small dose, and...

  63. Need clarification
    ... some are quite less severe than others. I just got on risperdal though, and I think I'm feeling better... And is derealizat...

  64. suffering really badly
    ... every day. I am coming off seroquel and still on risperdal . I see the doc a week today to go on my old med stelazine...
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  65. Weird finding while treating Schizophrenia
    ... schizophrenic, among other things, and I, too, take Risperdal , along with a whole slew of other things. And I have...
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  66. psychosis, do i belong here?
    ... me and stuff like that. I was put on Seroquel and Risperdal and that took away my hallucinations and hearing voices...
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  67. abilify
    ... tried abilify after some unpleasant side effects from Risperdal . Ability pushed me straight into a psychosis. I ... was a total wreck. I switched back to Risperdal and have stabilized. However, we all are different...
    ... focus when I took abilify. But I also was taken off of risperdal and a few other drugs which didn't seem to helo. The...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify

  68. paranoia and panic
    ... well. I suffer with a psychotic illness but am on risperdal and am not dillusional. I just get paranoid sometimes...
    ... bipolar and she wasnt taking her meds regularly. Risperdal is a antipsychotic, it's possible the dose needs to...

  69. Ssi Denied
    ... sometimes maybe its ok- some say its bad i didnt like risperdal either i have schizophrenia ocd and touresttes...
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  70. weaning off seroquel
    ... I am on 6 mg risperdal but also 800 mg seroquel so my doc is going to...
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  71. Why?
    ... I am 6 weeks out of hospital and 3 months on 6 mg risperdal yet every 2 or 3 nights I get my schiz symptoms mainly...
    ... upped or changed. From what I know off hand, I think risperdal can safely be increased to around 8mg without too...

  72. Am I crazy or cursed
    ... themselves and seek treatment. I have been taking risperdal for over 10 years and still from time to time experience ... the fear of thought broadcasting. I think the risperdal just helps to keep me from getting so worked up about...
    ... themselves and seek treatment. I have been taking risperdal for over 10 years and still from time to time experience ... the fear of thought broadcasting. I think the risperdal just helps to keep me from getting so worked up about...
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  73. Diagnosed: Schizoid Personality.
    ... Yep. Adderall Risperdal Effexor Buspar Lithium...
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  74. Social Life
    ... the day and don't often hear voices. I have been on risperdal 6 mg for 6 weeks. most of the time I am symtpom free...

  75. Aripiprazole (Abilify)
    ... had voices all the time while on it. I am now on risperdal which has cleared the voices for me but they say people...
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