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How effective is Risperdal for Lewy body dementia (Dementia)?
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 Lewy body dementia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 4 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Risperdal
Risperdal (latest outcomes from 42,211 users) has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Lewy body dementia
Lewy body dementia (a nerve cell protein induced a loss of mental ability severe enough to interfere with normal activities of daily living) (latest reports from 45,540 patients) can be treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Donepezil Hydrochloride.
On Oct, 24, 2014: 4 people are studied for taking Risperdal in Lewy body dementia
Risperdal effectiveness for Lewy body dementia (number of people):
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Gender of people who take Risperdal for Lewy body dementia * :
|Lewy body dementia||25.00%||75.00% |
Age of people who take Risperdal for Lewy body dementia * :
|Lewy body dementia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||75.00% |
Who find Risperdal more effective for Lewy body dementia?
Gender of people who find Risperdal more effective * :
|Lewy body dementia||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who find Risperdal more effective * :
|Lewy body dementia||0.00%||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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