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Risperidone ( Risperdal ) is an antipsychotic drug used in the treatment of disorganized or psychotic thinking. Risperidone ( Risperdal ) is used to treat aggression, false perceptions, Tourette's syndrome,or behavioral problems in persons with mental retardation.

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The Canadian product monograph is available as a pdf file from Ortho Janssen HERE
 

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Nope and I'm not on risperdal consta anymore. Maybe bring the rash up with the doc as well. Just to be on the safe side. Though it sounds she's more manic than anything else.... Bad day. Jo feels nauseaus and has missed kirk as a result :( Jo
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I am calling my doctor's office right now and asking them that question.
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You're right, your doctor is the person who can advise you on modifying your medications for your particular circumstances. The end of September is not far away, only four weeks!
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