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Risdone 1mg Tablet

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Risdone 1 MG Description

Risdone 1 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of mania and schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is a mental illness that causes delusions or hallucinations and impairs a person's capacity to think and act. Y

ou can take Risdone 1 mg Tablet with or without meals. For optimal pharmacological effects, it is advised to take the prescribed dose of Risdone 1 mg tablet at the same time every day for the length of the treatment. It is critical not to discontinue this medicine without consulting your doctor since doing so might make your symptoms worse. Stop taking this prescription right away if you get neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) or fever, muscular stiffness, altered awareness, or seizures. Insomnia, Parkinsonism, and headache are all typical adverse effects of this medication. Risdone 1 mg Tablets may produce a fast drop in blood pressure if there is a sudden change in position, so it is best to rise slowly if you have been sitting or laying down for a longer duration. In addition, Risdone Tablets may cause weight gain, so it is important to eat a nutritious diet, implement lifestyle changes, and exercise regularly. Risdone Tablets may raise the chance of diabetes. Therefore, it's advisable to monitor blood glucose levels frequently.


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ContainsRisperidone(1.0 Mg)
UsesTreatment of mania and schizophrenia
Side effectsHeadache, Parkinsonism, sedation, insomnia or difficulty in sleeping, drowsiness
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Uses of Risdone 1 MG

  • As per CDSCO, Risdone 1 mg Tablet is used in,
  • Treatment of mania and schizophrenia

Contraindications of Risdone 1 MG

  • If you have a known allergy to any of the active components of the Risdone 1 mg tablet.

Side effects of Risdone 1 MG

  • Headache
  • Parkinsonism
  • Sedation
  • Insomnia or difficulty in sleeping
  • Drowsiness

Precautions and Warnings of Risdone 1 MG



Can I take Risdone 1 mg Tablet during pregnancy?
Taking a Risdone 1 mg Tablet during pregnancy may be dangerous. Animal research has shown adverse effects on developing babies. Please seek medical advice before taking Risdone Tablet.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Risdone 1 mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
Using Risdone 1 mg tablets if you are nursing is not advised. As per the limited human research, the Risdone 1 mg Tablet might transfer into breast milk and harm the newborn.


Can I drive if I have taken Risdone 1 mg tablet?
Risdone 1 mg Tablet can make you drowsy and dizzy, lowering your alertness, affecting your vision, and can induce sleep. If you have any such symptoms, you should not drive.


Can I consume alcohol with the Risdone 1 mg tablet?
With alcohol, Risdone 1 mg Tablet may cause extreme drowsiness. So, consuming alcohol with Risdone 1 mg Tablet can be dangerous.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any unusual movements or feel uncomfortable or restless.
  • You want to stop taking Risdone Tablets or do not see its effects. It might take 4 to 6 weeks to see any Risdone 1 mg Tablet effects. Do not stop taking Risdone Tablet without consulting your doctor, ...
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  • You have a history of cardiovascular illness, as Risdone 1 Tablet might make your heartbeat irregular.
  • You conceive during the course of Risdone Tablet or are planning a pregnancy.
  • Risdone 1 mg Tablet may cause a rise in blood sugar, weight, cholesterol, and fat. So eat well, exercise often, and keep track of your blood sugar levels.
  • Risdone 1 mg Tablet can make you more sensitive to high temperatures, so it is better to avoid being too hot or too cold or dehydrated.

Mode of Action of Risdone 1 MG

How Does It Work?

Risdone 1 mg Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic medicine. It improves mood, thinking, and behaviour by changing the levels of chemical messengers serotonin and dopamine in the brain.

Directions for Use of Risdone 1 MG

  • Take Risdone 1 mg Tablet once strictly as directed by the doctor.
  • It can be taken with or without meals.
  • Do not alter the dose of Risdone 1 mg Tablet without medical consultation.
  • Risdone Tablet dissolves quilckly and can be swallowed with or without water.
  • Take Risdone 1 mg Tablet as a whole. Do not break or smash it.

Interactions of Risdone 1 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Risdone 1 mg Tablet may interact with the following medicine leading to side effects such as headache or drowsiness:
  • Atypical antipsychotics, including aripiprazole
  • Benzodiazepines such as lorazepam, diazepam, alprazolam
  • Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors like citalopram, duloxetine, fluoxetine

Interactions with food items

  • Do not take coke or tea with Risdone 1 mg Tablet. Instead, you can have it with water, orange juice, coffee, or low-fat milk.

Storage and disposal of Risdone 1 MG

Keep Risdone 1 mg Tablet in a safe and secure place out of the reach of children and pets to avoid accidental consumption. Store Risdone 1 mg Tablet at room temperature, away from heat and moisture. A...
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Dosage of Risdone 1 MG


Drowsiness, racing or irregular heartbeat, blurred vision, or fainting are some of the symptoms of a Risdone 1 mg Tablet overdose. In case of an overdose or a suspected overdose, go to the nearest hos...
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Missed a Dose

Consume the overdue dosage as soon as you recall. Skip the delayed dose and return to your usual dosing plan, if it is almost time for the next dose. Do not consume a double amount to make up for a mi...
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Dr. Jagruti Jain

M.B.B.S., M.D., D.N.B., General Medicine

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Is Risdone 1 mg Tablet effective in the treatment of anxiety?

A: Few studies show that Risdone 1 mg Tablet in low dosages can be used in the treatment of anxiety. However, before using this medication, seek medical advice. The doctor will determine the precise dose by evaluating your condition.

Q: Is it possible for Risdone 1 mg Tablet to promote weight gain?

A: Yes, Risdone 1 mg Tablet can cause weight gain. So, you should keep track of your weight regularly. If you see any significant weight increase, contact your doctor right away.

Q: Is it safe for people with diabetes to use Risdone 1 mg Tablets?

A: Risdone 1 mg Tablet may cause blood glucose or sugar levels to rise. As a result, when using Risdone 1 mg Tablet, regularly monitor your blood sugar levels. To ensure that your condition does not worsen, it is important to consult a doctor before taking this medicine.
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