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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Risperdal Consta IM.

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Condition: Schizophrenia
11/26/2011 5:09:22 AM

Reviewer: Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Medication causes many side effects. I have been on it almost 7 years and getting worse especially in my jaw and digestion. Dizzy spells. Not sure if was diagnosed correctly either, never had some of the symptoms.

Condition: Schizophrenia
10/28/2011 11:21:59 PM

Reviewer: ANGELEYES 51, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I THINK THEASE SHOTS MAKE MY DAUGHTER WORSE' SHES SEEMS LOST, CONFUSED, ANGRY, LIKE SHE WANTS TO HURT SOMEONE FEELS LIKE THERES SOMETHING WRONG WITH HER FACE AND HEAD SHE KEEPS TOUCHING IT., SHE CAN'T FOCUS, HAS TREMORS,NOW THERE 10 X,S WORSED THEM BEFORE SHES CONFUSED WALKS RIGHT OUT INTO TRAFFIC WITHOUT LOOKING' SHALL I GO ON' HOW CAN I GET THEM TO STOP THE SHOTS, THE PILLS WHERE ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Schizophrenia
7/22/2011 3:30:00 PM

Reviewer: Paul, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
3 words to describe risperdal consta"rest in peace"

Condition: Schizophrenia
7/12/2011 11:19:41 AM

Reviewer: etienne, 35-44 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i take risperdal consta since 18 months,because i was not compliant with pills of risperdal.Now i'm having very serious problems with this drug,since 3 months i get constant dizziness,impossibility to concentrate,feel like i'm going to fall down when i walk,headhaches,hypersensitivy to noice and more and more.i told my doctor about this side effects and he tells not to stop the injections ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Schizophrenia
2/10/2011 12:09:58 PM

Reviewer: schz, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was submited to the hospital against my will, and forced to take these shots. I smoked hasj before i was submitted, and when i got out of the hospital i tried smoking again. Lets just say it damn near killed me. So this is the worst thing they could have done to me..

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