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Risperidone
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Seroquel
Other name: Risperdal (Risperdal)
Other name: Quetiapine (Quetiapine)
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3.5
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Anxiety
Depression*
Psychotic
Bipolar Disorder
Schizophrenia
ADHD*
OCD*
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Paranoia*
Angry
Autism
Mania
Aggression*
Mood Swings
Rage*
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Depression
Anxiety*
Bipolar Disorder
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Sedation*
Withdrawal*
Mania
Manic
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Hallucinations
Schizophrenia
Not Sleeping*
OCD*
Paranoia*
Panic Attacks*
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PTSD*
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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...
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Quetiapine (branded as Seroquel, Ketipinor), is an atypical antipsychotic approved for the treatment of schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder.Annual sales are approximately $5.7 billion worldwide, and $2.9 billion in the United States. The U.S...
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Top Concerns
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Weight Gain
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Tiredness
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Insomnia
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Sedation
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Withdrawal
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Drowsy
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Delusions
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Weight Loss
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Sleepy
1
Diabetes
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Weight Gain
10
Tiredness
5
Addiction
2
Weight Loss
2
Diabetes
2
Headaches
1
Hangover
1
Seizures
1
Nightmares
1
RLS
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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...
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About Seroquel
Quetiapine (branded as Seroquel, Ketipinor), is an atypical antipsychotic approved for the treatment of schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder.Annual sales are approximately $5.7 billion worldwide, and $2.9 billion in the United States. The U.S...
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i gained weight on risperidone.. but i think it was healthy...
" i gained weight on risperidone.. but i think it was ...little cause i thought the food was poisoned.. i gained weight on seroquel.. but i think thats healthy weight also.. cause i... "

the risperidone is causing too many side effects and the...
" ...wants to change my meds.....Im going from 8mg risperidone daily to 6mg and seroquel is increasing to 600mg ...rational was that the risperidone is causing too many side effects and the seroquel... "

the risperidone is causing too many side effects and the...
" ...wants to change my meds.....Im going from 8mg risperidone daily to 6mg and seroquel is increasing to 600mg ...rational was that the risperidone is causing too many side effects and the seroquel... "

unwell for a couple of months so had to go on risperidone...
" ...zyprexa, risperidone and seroquel are safe anti-psychotics to take while pregnant. I tried going med free first but became unwell for a couple of months so had to go on risperidone which is workin... "

nothing but make him more aggitated and have more anxiety....
" ...are anti-psychotics. My husband was first prescribed risperidone which did nothing but make him more aggitated and have more anxiety. He was changed to seroquel and that has helped a great... "

resperidone which evne though it made me gain 60 pounds it...
" ...was on seroquel almost 4 years ago.....all i remember was that it made me super tired...to the point where ...i'm on resperidone which evne though it made me gain 60 pounds it helps... "

and helps my mood, the seroquel helps with my anxiety....
" ...take Risperidone and Seroquel. I've been on that ...them for different things, The risperidone helps me keep my grip on reality and helps my mood, the seroquel helps with my anxiety.... "

VD was changed from Seroquel to Risperidone and level of...
" ...with VD was changed from Seroquel to Risperidone and level of ...even worse. From then he declined rapidly. From my personal experience Seroquel was working and Risperidone was not... "

a rough time.... I'm on resperidone as well.... I don't...
" ...a rough time.... I'm on resperidone as well.... I ...too badly... my pdoc wants is now changing my meds from resperidone to seroquel he says less weight gain with seroquel...who knows.... I know... "

to figure out that it was what was causing the weight gain...
" ...other APs? I tried a bunch - seroquel was the one that worked best for ...50lbs on risperidone- unfortunately it took me so long to figure out that it was what was causing the weight gain, but w... "

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