U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
CA
A 25-year-old male asked:

is there any association with risperdal and geodon (ziprasidone) and trouble breathing? feels like i can't get a good breath. dysautonomia or brain stem dysfunction

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Antipsychotics: Muscle dystonia is possible side-effect of antipsychotic medications. Breathing can be affected if respiratory system affected. Discuss with your prescribing doctor.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
Last updated Jun 17, 2016

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.