Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS) are usually persistent movement disorders or muscle disturbances, such as restlessness, tremors, and muscle stiffness. If you observe any of these symptoms, talk to your healthcare professional.
Inform your healthcare professional if you become pregnant or intend to become pregnant during therapy with RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R). Caution should be exercised when RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) is administered to a nursing woman.
RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) may make you more sensitive to heat. You may have trouble cooling off, or be more likely to become dehydrated, so take care when exercising or when doing things that make you warm.
Some medications interact with RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R). Please inform your healthcare professional of any medications or supplements that you are taking. Avoid alcohol while on RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R).
In a study of people taking RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R), the most common side effects in the treatment of schizophrenia were headache, tremors, dizziness, restlessness, tiredness, constipation, indigestion, sleepiness, weight gain, pain in the limbs, and dry mouth.
If you have any questions about RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) or your therapy, talk with your doctor.
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