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Does the sedative effect of risperidone wear off over time like a sleeping pill?

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In brief: Usually

The initial effects of this drug class includes sedation.
However, with long term use, this subsides unless the dose is changed (increased).

In brief: Usually

The initial effects of this drug class includes sedation.
However, with long term use, this subsides unless the dose is changed (increased).
Dr. Richard Williams
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Dr. Krishna Kumar
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In brief: Thanks for asking!

Risperidone is not a sleeping medication so sedative effects over time will wear off.

In brief: Thanks for asking!

Risperidone is not a sleeping medication so sedative effects over time will wear off.
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