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Can you tell me if taking resperidone for schizophrenia is a good idea?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 42 years experience
It can be good: Risperidone is an antipsychotic medication that can be helpful in schizophrenia and other psychotic illnesses. If your psychiatrist has prescribed this and will be monitoring your response over time, it would be a good idea to take it.

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Last updated Dec 21, 2014

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