Risperdal Consta

( Risperidone Microspheres Er )

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Risperidone Microspheres Er

Drug Info for risperidone microspheres er

Risperidone extended-release injection (Perseris, Risperdal Consta, Rykindo, Uzedy) is used to treat schizophrenia (a mental illness that causes disturbed or unusual thinking, loss of interest in life, and strong or inappropriate emotions). Risperidone extended-release injection (Risperdal Consta, Rykindo) is used alone or in combination with lithium (Lithobid) or valproate to treat people who have bipolar I disorder (manic depressive disorder; a disease that causes episodes of depression, episodes of severe mania, and other abnormal moods). Risperidone is in a class of medications called atypical antipsychotics. It works by changing the activity of certain natural substances in the brain.

  • Perseris
  • Rykindo
  • RisperDAL Consta
  • By injection

Your doctor will prescribe your exact dose and tell you how often it should be given. This medicine is given as a shot into one of your muscles or as a shot under your skin (in the stomach or upper arm area only).

Injection routeA nurse or other health provider will give you this medicine. Perseris„¢ is given once a month. Risperdal Consta® is usually given every 2 weeks. Uzedy„¢ is given once a month or once every 2 months.

If you have never taken risperidone, your doctor will first give you an oral form of this medicine before starting treatment with Perseris„¢, Risperdal Consta®, or Uzedy„¢ .

Avoid rubbing, massaging, or placing belts or waistbands on the injection site.

Missed dose: You must use this medicine on a fixed schedule. Call your doctor or pharmacist if you miss a dose.

This medicine is not right for everyone. You should not receive it if you had an allergic reaction to risperidone or paliperidone.

Unusual bleeding, bruising, or weakness

Trouble swallowing

Swelling of the breasts, breast soreness, nipple discharge (in both women and men)

Seizures or tremors

You may get overheated more easily while you are receiving this medicine. Be careful when you exercise or you are outside in hot or humid weather. Drink plenty of water to stay hydrated.

Talk with your doctor before using this medicine if you plan to have children. Some women who use this medicine have become infertile (unable to have children).

This medicine may make you bleed, bruise, or get infections more easily. Take precautions to prevent illness and injury. Wash your hands often.

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.

Painful, prolonged erection of the penis

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have kidney disease, liver disease, diabetes, heart or blood vessel disease, heart rhythm problems, high cholesterol, Parkinson disease, trouble swallowing, or a history of breast cancer or seizures. Tell your doctor if you have a history of a heart attack or stroke.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Increased risk of strokeNeuroleptic malignant syndrome (nerve disorder which can be life-threatening)Tardive dyskinesia (movement disorder that could become permanent)High blood sugar or high cholesterol levelsIncreased levels of prolactin hormoneIncreased risk of seizures

This medicine may make you dizzy, drowsy, lightheaded, or may cause trouble with thinking or controlling body movements, which may lead to falls, fractures, or other injuries. Do not drive or do anything else that could be dangerous until you know how this medicine affects you. Stand or sit up slowly if you feel lightheaded or dizzy.

Some medicines can affect how risperidone works. Tell your doctor if you are using amitriptyline, carbamazepine, carbidopa, cimetidine, clozapine, digoxin, donepezil, erythromycin, fluoxetine, galantamine, levodopa, lithium, methylphenidate, paroxetine, phenobarbital, phenytoin, quinidine, ranitidine, rifampin, topiramate, valproate, or blood pressure medicine.

Tell your doctor if you use anything else that makes you sleepy. Some examples are allergy medicine, narcotic pain medicine, and alcohol.

Do not drink alcohol while you are using this medicine.

This medicine may make you drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive or do anything else that could be dangerous until you know how this medicine affects you.

This medicine may change how your body regulates temperature. Avoid activities that could cause you to become very cold, hot, or dehydrated.

This medicine may make you bleed, bruise, or get infections more easily. Take precautions to prevent illness and injury. Wash your hands often.

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.

  • Numbness or weakness on one side of your body, sudden or severe headache, problems with vision, speech, or walking
  • Swelling of the breasts, breast soreness, nipple discharge (in both women and men)
  • Seizures or tremors
  • Lightheadedness, dizziness, fainting
  • Unusual thoughts, mood, or behavior
  • Increased hunger or thirst, change in how much or how often you urinate
  • Jerky muscle movements you cannot control (often in your face, tongue, or jaw)
  • Fever, sweating, confusion, or muscle stiffness
  • Fast, slow, pounding, or uneven heartbeat
  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Unusual bleeding, bruising, or weakness
  • Trouble swallowing
  • Painful, prolonged erection of the penis
  • Drowsiness, headache
  • Weight gain
  • Weight gain
  • Constipation, decreased appetite, vomiting, stomach pain or upset
  • Pain, swelling, or a lump under your skin where the shot is given