Overview
Risperdal is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of manic or mixed episodes associated with bipolar I disorder. Risperdal is also known by its drug name, Risperidone.

Risperdal is an antipsychotic, a drug that is used to manage psychiatric problems such as delusions and disordered thoughts. Risperdal is believed to work by blocking dopamine in certain pathways of the brain.

How do I take it?
Risperdal is prescribed to be taken once or twice a day.

Risperdal is available in tablet, disintegrating oral tablet, and oral solution forms.

Side effects
The FDA-approved label for Risperdal lists com... read more

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