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Risperdal Brand names, Risperdal Analogs

Risperdal Brand Names Mixture

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Risperdal Chemical_Formula

C23H27FN4O2

Risperdal RX_link

http://www.rxlist.com/cgi/generic/risperid.htm

Risperdal fda sheet

Risperdal FDA

Risperdal msds (material safety sheet)

Risperdal Synthesis Reference

L. E. J. Kennis, J. Vandenberk, U.S. Pat. 4,804,663 (1989)

Risperdal Molecular Weight

410.485 g/mol

Risperdal Melting Point

170oC

Risperdal H2O Solubility

2.8mg/L

Risperdal State

Solid

Risperdal LogP

2.718

Risperdal Dosage Forms

Tablet; Solution (oral)

Risperdal Indication

For the treatment of schizophrenia.

Risperdal Pharmacology

Risperidone is an atypical antipsychotic medication. It is most often used to treat delusional psychosis (including schizophrenia), but risperidone is also used to treat some forms of bipolar disorder and psychotic depression. It also has shown some success in treating symptoms of Asperger's Syndrome and autism. Risperidone is now the most commonly prescribed antipsychotic medication in the United States.

Risperdal Absorption

Well absorbed. The absolute oral bioavailability of risperidone is 70% (CV=25%). The relative oral bioavailability of risperidone from a tablet is 94% (CV=10%) when compared to a solution.

Risperdal side effects and Toxicity

Symptoms of overdose include drowsiness, sedation, tachycardia, hypotension, and extrapyramidal symptoms. LD50=82.1mg/kg (orally in mice).

Risperdal Patient Information

PATIENT INFORMATION

Physicians are advised to discuss the following issues with patients for whom they prescribe RISPERDAL®:

Orthostatic Hypotension

Patients should be advised of the risk of orthostatic hypotension, especially during the period of initial
dose titration.

Interference With Cognitive and Motor Performance

Since RISPERDAL® has the potential toimpair judgment, thinking, or motor skills, patients should be cautioned
about operating hazardous machinery, including automobiles, until they are reasonably certain that RISPERDAL®
therapy does not affect them adversely.

Pregnancy

Patients should be advised to notify their physician if they become pregnant or intend to become pregnant during
therapy.

Nursing

Patients should be advised not to breast-feed an infant if they are taking RISPERDAL.

Risperdal Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals