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Review: how effective is Risperdal for Dementia?

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Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 2.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Risperdal (risperidone) is for Dementia. The study is based on 4 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Risperdal

Risperdal (latest outcomes from 42,185 users) has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Dementia

Dementia (latest reports from 41,905 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.

On Apr, 19, 2014: 4 people are studied for taking Risperdal in Dementia




Risperdal effectiveness for Dementia


Long term Risperdal effectiveness for Dementia

Risperdal effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall01201
Long term
(1+ years)
01200

Gender of people who take Risperdal for Dementia * :

FemaleMale
Dementia25.00%75.00%

Age of people who take Risperdal for Dementia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dementia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%75.00%

Who find Risperdal more effective for Dementia?

Gender of people who find Risperdal more effective * :

FemaleMale
Dementia0.00%100.00%

Age of people who find Risperdal more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dementia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • This is for my father who sustained a traumatic head injury 8 years ago. He is able to walk, talk, eat, and be alone for short periods of time. My concern is that the concoction of drugs has increased dramatically in recent years; he suffers from extreme confusion, anxiety, agitation and recently suicidal thoughts. His mood can go from fine to very angry which may simply be the head injury; however, his gate is unsteady (has been for years now) and he's able to communicate that he's not right and can't think straight. I am very, very concerned that the number of meds and steady increase over the years is making things worse. It started out as a process to minimize and control seizures, now it's become a mixture that seems to completely snow him and I want to do whatever I can to make sure he's not missing out on a higher quality of life. I could write a book about this...sorry and thanks!

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