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Latuda vs. Risperdal for Depression

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Latuda

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/ 6,322 posts
Other Names: lurasidone

Risperdal

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/ 52,857 posts
Other Names: Risperidone   Risperdal Consta
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 6,322 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 52,857 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Lurasidone (trade name Latuda) is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of schizophrenia on October 29, 2010 and is currently pending approval ... Read more on Wikipedia
Risperidone (pronounced ) is a second generation or atypical antipsychotic, sold under the trade name (Risperdal). It is used to treat schizophrenia (including adolescent schizophrenia), schizoaffective disorder, the mixed and manic states associat... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Latuda vs. Risperdal

405 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
hurdle.  They changed me from Latuda to Risperdal 6mg along...
...wise in addition to... Motivation remains a huge hurdle.  They changed me from Latuda to Risperdal 6mg along with 500mg trazadone and I feel like...
so I can't speak to that, though.  I may switch to Latuda...
...for some possible akithisia.  I am on risperdol and I have very little libido.  I'm not a musician so I can't speak to that, though.  I may switch to Latuda next summer, when...
off that and onto risperdol which was later mixed with latu...
...they forced me to take haldol, which gave me psychotic thoughts even worse and restless leg syndrome. I got off that and onto risperdol which was later mixed with latuda, which gave me violent...
4 months and gained 45 pounds. I have now switched to Latuda...
...Latuda which I researched doesn't make you gain weight. I like to look at patient reviews of the drugs because they're the ones who use it and would know if it made you gain weight not the doctors,...
I started on resperidol 8mg and then went to Trilafon. I...
...on Latuda and to me it's a miracle drug. I started on resperidol 8mg and then went to Trilafon. I had no ...i switched to the latuda. I couldn't work at all before the Latuda and now i'm going...
switched me back to clozapine by way of risperdal.  I'm...
Latuda is just another form of ...me either and they switched me back to clozapine by way of risperdal.  I'm really upset it didn't...
risperdal for now but am changing over to latuda asap....
...am taking risperdal for now but am changing over to latuda asap. The risperdal doesn't seem to be ...When I take risperdal at a dose ...after starting the latuda. I've heard it works really w...
risperdal for now but am changing over to latuda asap....
...am taking risperdal for now but am changing over to latuda asap. The risperdal doesn't seem to be ...When I take risperdal at a dose ...after starting the latuda. I've heard it works really w...
issue I am taking Latuda as a replacement for Risperdal,...
...varied on this issue I am taking Latuda as a replacement for Risperdal, which had too many side effects for me. It (the Latuda) made me feel really weird ...But, I can say Latuda knocks out anxi...
a fog. The Latuda seemed to work really well for the first...
...just stopped taking Latuda yesterday. I took Risperdal years ago. I hated Risperdal as it seemed to ...in a fog. The Latuda seemed to work really well for ...came back. We thought Latuda was ...
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