Risperdal and Aggression - from FDA reports
Aggression is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This review analyzes which people have Aggression with Risperdal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 77,390 people who have side effects when taking Risperdal from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 21, 2017
77,390 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 1,560 people (2.02%) have Aggression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Aggression *:
- < 1 month: 29.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.03 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.3 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.28 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.74 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.86 %
- 10+ years: 2.51 %
Gender of people who have Aggression when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 29.06 %
- male: 70.94 %
Age of people who have Aggression when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.24 %
- 2-9: 9.86 %
- 10-19: 18.43 %
- 20-29: 18.11 %
- 30-39: 12.85 %
- 40-49: 11.32 %
- 50-59: 8.89 %
- 60+: 20.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (113 people, 7.24%)
- Depression (96 people, 6.15%)
- Stress And Anxiety (66 people, 4.23%)
- Autism (50 people, 3.21%)
- Psychotic Disorder (44 people, 2.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (169 people, 10.83%)
- Depakote (153 people, 9.81%)
- Zyprexa (103 people, 6.60%)
- Zoloft (98 people, 6.28%)
- Paxil (85 people, 5.45%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Agitation (356 people, 22.82%)
- Stress And Anxiety (205 people, 13.14%)
- Abnormal Behavior (194 people, 12.44%)
- Insomnia (178 people, 11.41%)
- Suicidal Ideation (153 people, 9.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I've been on risperidone since 2014. I'm 47 now. I have had a massive increase in severe excessive sweating in the last year and a half. It is extremely uncomfortable and unsightly. I have also had problems, extensively, with sleeping 4-5 days in a row getting up to only to eat or use the ...
My son 9 yrs old has been on concerta and risperadal for a while. His doctor can't seem to get a good schedule/regime down to get a happy medium for him and me. He was taking concerta 54+18 in the morning and risperadal 1mg and 10mg Prozac,intinuv 2mg. The concerta does not last the 12 hours it ...
Am sick of the above feeling, it is pretty much constant. Have been taking Risperdal Consta for about five years. The side effects seem to have co-incident with this. Any help appreciated, solutions, or am I actually suffering from something else I should get checked out? Steven
I was given Risperdal off label for anxiety associated with Bipolar Disorder. As a result I had bladder insufficiency such that I had to wear Depends 24/7 (I was in my early 50s at the time and am 62 now). I think that I took it for 2 years or so. After I stopped, I still had this side effect ...
User reviews to the study
My name is Irene I live in Australia .I was taking risperdal medication for a year I was worse taking it. I was suicidial I have had 7 lypomas cut out and need triple more to be cut out.i have lots more bad things wrong with me from taking the medication risperdal
I'm currently tapering off of risperdal. It has caused anhedonia, depression, brain fog, cognitive issues, flat emotions. It's horrible. I want to connect with others who are suffering and hopefully people who have recovered upon discontinuation of use.
Hi, My doctor put me on risperdal 1mg now upped my dose to 3mg I am also taken paxil 40 mg for 2yrs now , i been having racing thoughts ans trouble sleeping Can anyone tell me if you had felt this way too?