Q: What will happen if I stop the medication of Risperidone suddenly?
You should not stop taking Risperidone on your own. It may cause previous symptoms to return. Speak to your doctor if you want to discontinue this medicine. The dose may have to be decreased gradually over a few days...
Do not self-medicate or adjust the treatment on your own
Q: How long will it take for Risperidone to start showing its effects?
A: Some people may start experiencing the effects of Risperidone by the end of the first week itself, but in most patients, it will take 4-6 weeks to show full effect. Hence, do not feel concerned if it does not show immediate results.