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Clonidine vs Risperidone

Clonidine
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Risperidone
Other name: Catapres Catapres
Other name: Risperdal Risperdal
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3.0
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Slightly Satisfied
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4.6
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3.2
Concern level
3.5
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Clonidine is a sympatholytic medication used to treat medical conditions, such as high blood pressure, some pain conditions, ADHD and anxiety/panic disorder. It is a direct-acting alpha-2 adrenergic receptor adrenergic agonist.Action as an imidazoline re...
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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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2
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1
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Clonidine is a sympatholytic medication used to treat medical conditions, such as high blood pressure, some pain conditions, ADHD and anxiety/panic disorder. It is a direct-acting alpha-2 adrenergic receptor adrenergic agonist.Action as an imidazoline re...
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when we started with the Clonidine it worked wonders and he...
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" ...night and walked in his sleep all the time. I had to go ...late to make sure he was asleep. The Risperidone does really help but when we started with the Clonidine it worked... "

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also increases, which results in light headedness, dry mouth...
" ...I've also tried clonidine. Clonidine seemed to work at first, but I had to increase the dose because it wasn't' as effective. However, as you increase the dose, blood pressure also increases, which... "

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on Clonidine it doesn't seem to be working. She's extremely...
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" I need some guidance...my daughter was on risperdone for 3 years and it wasn't working as effective so we decided to take her off. We wanted to go ...anti med and put her on Clonidine it doesn't seem to... "

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a zombie. He also takes Clonidine at night because he has...
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" ...as well as himself. He now takes Risperidone and it really works without making him walk around like a zombie. He also takes Clonidine at night because he has sleep issues. I hope this... "

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.5mg, but he also takes clonidine .2mg at night as well...
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" ....5mg, but he also takes clonidine .2mg at night as ...the point where the risperdone it self his body had gotten use to it and he was able to fight the sleep. I haven't noticed any side effects, than I... "

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Clonapin too and my son takes clonadine at night as well. I...
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" ...too and my son takes clonadine at night as well. ...them. MY DS also takes risperidone twice a day and ...and weighs 48 pounds on risperidone thats unheard of (it makes kids gain weight) so I know what... "

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old takes clonidine,straterra,and resperidone.he's getting...
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" Risperidone - My 9 yr old takes clonidine,straterra,and resperidone.he's getting very aggitated.He?\ This combination of drugs ...continues to take all these. Risperdone can cause tardive dyskinesia which... "

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old takes clonidine,straterra,and resperidone.he's getting...
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" Risperidone - My 9 yr old takes clonidine,straterra,and resperidone.he's getting very aggitated.He? This combination of drugs ...continues to take all these. Risperdone can cause tardive dyskinesia which ... "

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is on clonadine - helps only with the hyper active-manic...
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" My youngest is on clonadine - helps only with the hyper active-manic episodes but there is ...the risperidal (same thing as risperidone) is what is making the... "

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too. I think clonidine woudl work even better, as it also...
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" ...alpha1 blocking capability, as does quetiapine; i think thats part ...of why they are hypnotics. Risperdone does, too. I think clonidine woudl work even better, as it also is... "

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