Active Ingredient(s):Risperidone FDA Approved: * July 27, 2018 Pharm Company: *INDIVIOR INC Category:Antipsychotic
Risperidone, sold under the brand name Risperdal among others, is an atypical antipsychotic used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It is taken either by mouth or by injection (subcutaneous or intramuscular). The injectable versions are long-acting and last for 2-4 weeks.
Common side effects include movement problems, sleepiness, dizziness, trouble seeing, constipation, and increased weight.[2 ...
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.