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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of risperidone oral.

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Condition: Other
9/20/2009 5:40:10 PM

Reviewer: HAPPY, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
THIS DRUG WAS VERY EFFECTIVE FOR ME I AM NO LONGER HAVING FEARFUL DREAMS.

Condition: Other
9/10/2009 12:36:57 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took 1mg gained 20 lbs the first month. I have to admit though that I felt great on the medication. I did not want to risk anymore weight gain as I was already at 220 when I started the medication due to prolixion. Not only that but I had a friend on resperidol and she was proscribed 30mg a day. She not only gained a bunch of weight but she had sores around her ankles and swelling which I too ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/26/2009 7:07:15 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am taking it for anger problems 1mg/ day. i have been on it for almost 1 year but in that time i have gained 30lbs. it makes me more tired. i have lack of emotion, it caused me constipation. and made me lactate during my period.

Condition: Other
7/22/2009 4:36:38 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i think this med worked for my anxiety and paranoia, but at only 1 mg it knocked me out and i cant take it. i can't function at all on this drug, can barely stay awake

Condition: Other
7/16/2009 11:35:00 AM

Reviewer: cooktoria, 7-12 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My 12 yr old son started taking this medication 3 weeks ago. It was having a very positive effect on him (the I've seen in years) until 3 days ago. He became very emotional and sad. He started crying because he said he was nervous about going to high school (which is not until next year). He's been crying and unusually sensitive to sad movies and the fear of dear and the uncertainty the ... Show Full Comment

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