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A 48-year-old male asked:

If im taking cymbalta (duloxetine) 60mg wellbutrin 150 and risperdal 0.25 witch risperdal help me but i steel feel lete deeprst can i take 0.5 risperdal is safe?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 38 years experience
No: Please do not alter the doses that were prescribed to you w/out first talking to the doctor who prescribed it. Neither should you stop taking one or add one w/out doing this. These medications can interact and the effects can be very risky. Consider adding therapy. Therapy has been consistently shown to improve outcomes of psych medication use. Always. Best!
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