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Condition: Other
12/6/2013 12:18:04 AM

Reviewer: Calione, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My father was given this for tactile delusions of objects in his mouth. Unfortunately he developed Parkinson's symptoms severe tremors, gained 20 lbs and constantly was drooling. His new doctor recently took him off this drug. His weight has returned to normal drooling had stopped but still has almost constant shaking.

Condition: Other
11/29/2013 4:43:38 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
over a five month ;numbness in whole nervous system ..and dulling of mind and emotion...then internal quivering, inability to sleep, the high pitch of birdsong irritated...An extreme slow allergic reaction ! that needed nursing care to overcome.!It was a lethal experience !

Condition: Other
11/13/2013 11:25:15 AM

Reviewer: Fritz, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was put on this drug at a rehabilitation center for traumatic brain injury. My wife and daughter had noticed a scary change in my personality once I left the intensive care/ hospital stay and was at the rehab center. Upon checking she found out the attending doctor was prescribing Risperdal and decided to research it on the web. She was shocked and scared to find her results and immediately went ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/28/2013 11:09:10 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My niece had a psychotic episode. Doctor put her on resperdal in Hospital. Negative feelings, no emotions, blank stare, she said she can't stop thinking. thought she had depression, now she is on another drug for depression after 4 weeks, she is on another drug so that she gets some energy within 3 months she is on 4 different drugs. The 4th drug is so she doessn't feel anxious. My husband ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/24/2013 2:58:54 PM

Reviewer: cuder6054, Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
A psychiatrist put my brother on this in the hospital without my permission. He was in a vegetative state, had severe dellusions and halucinations. He is Bipolar, he was septic after surgery. He slept, lost weight, became rigid, What a horrible experience. I demanded him to be taken off of it.

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