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Risperidone vs Seroquel

Risperidone
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Other name: Risperdal (Risperdal)
Other name: Quetiapine (Quetiapine)
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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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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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i gained weight on risperidone.. but i think it was healthy...
" i gained weight on risperidone.. but i think it was healthy weight.. since i ...the food was poisoned.. i gained weight on seroquel.. but i think thats healthy... "

and Risperidone I gained loads of weight on their...
" ...whereas with Olanzapine and Risperidone I gained loads of weight on their comparatively low dosages. Seroquel is thought to be one of the less appetite-affecting antipsychotic medication and is... "

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

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

ell for a couple of months so had to go on risperidone wh...
" ...me 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... "

thing but make him more aggitated and have more anxiety. H...
" ...and risperidone 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... "

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

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and this should automatically applies to seroquel...
" indeed it can, so i would say it's completely normal to encounter insomnia by tapering off from risperidone and this should automatically applies to seroquel,... "

and helps my mood, the seroquel helps with my anxiety. sp...
" I take Risperidone and Seroquel. I've been on that combination for a little over 2 years and haven't had any problems, although occassionaly my pharmacy gives me grief, over being on 2... "

VD was changed from Seroquel to Risperidone and level of...
" ...husband with VD was changed from Seroquel to Risperidone and level of hallucinations ...even worse. From then he declined rapidly. From my personal experience Seroquel was working and Risperidone was... "

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