Risperdal Oral Tablet 0.25Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Risperdal: Oral tablet (0.25mg)

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Risperdal 0.25mg Tab
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: JANSSEN  |  Ris 0.25

What is this Medicine?

RISPERIDONE (ris PER i done) is an antipsychotic. It is used to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and some symptoms of autism.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Risperdal: Oral tablet(0.25mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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In-Depth Information

Risperdal 0.25mg Tablet

NDC: 504580301
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved

Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store between 59 to 77 degrees F
Risperdal 0.25mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_2266.JPG
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: JANSSEN  |  Ris 0.25
Shape: oblong
Color: yellow
Daily Life Interactions for Risperdal 0.25mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Risperdal 0.25mg Tablet(Risperidone)
Marijuana and Atypical Antipsychotics(Risperidone)
It is recommended that ingestion, smoking, or inhalation of marijuana be avoided if you are treated with this drug. Marijuana may increase the risk for relapse or an increase in your mood and behavior symptoms. Marijuana may also interfere with the efficacy of your medication in treating your condition. If you continue to use marijuana, promptly get medical assistance if you experience unusual changes in moods or behaviors of any type. Be aware that sedation may occur and you should not drive or operate machinery or perform other hazardous tasks while under the influence of these medications.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Risperdal 0.25mg Tablet(Risperidone)
Alcohol and Atypical Antipsychotics(Risperidone)
Limit alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.

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