Do You Know The Side Effects Of Respirdal?
Risperdal is available as a generic drug. Common side effects of Risperdal include: extrapyramidal effects (sudden, often jerky, involuntary motions of the head, neck, arms, body, or eyes), tiredness, drowsiness, feeling hot or cold, restlessness, stomach pain, runny or stuffy nose, Tell your doctor if you experience serious side effects of Risperdal including difficulty swallowing, muscle spasms, shaking (tremor), mental/mood changes, or signs of infection (such as fever, persistent sore throat). Risperdal dose ranges from 0.5 mg to 8mg/day. Risperdal may interact with other medicines that make you sleepy (such as cold or allergy medicine, narcotic pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression, or anxiety), carbamazepine, cimetidine, ranitidine, clozapine, fluoxetine, paroxetine, phenytoin, valproic acid, phenobarbital, rifampin, or medicines used to treat Parkinson's Disease. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. There are no adequate studies of risperidone in pregnant women so it should not be used unless the benefits outweigh the potential unknown risks. Risperidone is excreted in human breast milk and women receiving Continue reading >>