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Why did risperidone make me fat?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Risperdal: It antagonizes Serotonin 2C receptors, leading to weight gain.
Answered on Mar 15, 2015
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Dr. Tonya Fordham
21 years experience in Family Medicine
People on this medicine tend to crave sweets and cannot stay out of the food especially at night
Mar 15, 2015

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