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Risperidone: What you should know about taking risperidone (Risperdal)  
Abstract:  Risperidone, also known as Risperdal, Risperdal M-Tab and Risperdal Consta, is used to treat psychosis, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, and bipolar disorder. It is also used to treat anxiety and sleep disorders. This brochure covers how to take this medication, side effects, when to call a provider, and how to learn more.
Author: Psychiatry Center (Outpatient)
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2005, February 1, 2005
UWMC Availability:  Psychiatry Center (Outpatient)
General Topics:  Mental Health; Drug Therapy
Specific Subject(s):  Sleep Disorders; Schizophrenia; Medication; Bipolar Disorder; Anxiety
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

Health Online Citation #3081

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