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    What is Ridon?

    Ridon Tablet is used for Brain disorders, Irritable mood, Depression, Emotional instability and other conditions. Ridon Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
    Ridon Tablet contains Risperidone as an active ingredient.
    Ridon Tablet works by altering the effects of chemicals in the brain.
    East West Pharma manufactures Ridon Tablet.
    Detailed information related to Ridon Tablet's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.

    Ridon Tablet Uses

    Ridon Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
    References: 1
    Learn more: Uses

    Ridon Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology

    Ridon Tablet improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
    References: 1

    Ridon Tablet - Composition and Active Ingredients

    Ridon Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
    Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.

    Ridon Tablet - Side-effects

    The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Ridon Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
    If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
    References: 1
    Learn more: Side-effects

    Ridon Tablet - Precautions & How to Use

    Before using Ridon Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
    • Be careful if you have dehydration or decrease in blood volume
    • Child will be regularly monitored for measurements of height, weight, sexual maturation and other potentially prolactin-related effects
    • Children and adolescents
    • Consult a doctor if you have heart failure and heart attack
    • Do not consume alcohol
    • Regularly monitor increase in weight, blood glucose level
    • Take caution if you experience persistent and painful erection of the penis in men
    • Use with caution if you have history of fits
    References: 1, 1

    Ridon Tablet - Drug Interactions

    If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Ridon Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Ridon Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
    • Alcohol
    • Clozapine
    • Guanethidine
    • Metoclopramide
    • Pioglitazone
    References: 1
    Learn more: Interactions

    Ridon Tablet - Contraindications

    Hypersensitivity to Ridon Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Ridon Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
    References: 1
    Learn more: Contraindications

    Where to Buy Ridon Tablet

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    Ridon Tablet - Frequently asked Questions

    • Is Ridon Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
      References: 1
    • Is Ridon Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
      References: 1
    • Can Ridon Tablet be used for brain disorders and irritable mood?
      Yes, brain disorders and irritable mood are among the most common reported uses for Ridon Tablet. Please do not use Ridon Tablet for brain disorders and irritable mood without consulting first with your doctor. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as common uses for Ridon Tablet.
    • Should I consume Ridon Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food? website users have most commonly reported consuming Ridon Tablet anytime. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor's advice on how you should use this medicine. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as timing of using Ridon Tablet.
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
      If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Ridon Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Ridon Tablet. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
    • Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
      Most medicines don't come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government's categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body's dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
    • Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
      Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.

    Other important Information on Ridon Tablet

    Missing a dose

    In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
    References: 2, 3, 4, 5

    Overdosage of Ridon Tablet

    • Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Ridon Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
    • Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
    • Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.
    References: 6, 7, 8

    Storage of Ridon Tablet

    • Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
    • Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Ridon Tablet.
    References: 9, 10, 11, 12

    Expired Ridon Tablet

    • Taking a single dose of expired Ridon Tablet is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
    References: 13, 14

    Dosage Information

    Please consult your physician or pharmacist or refer to product package.

    Questions - Ridon Tablet

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    Ridon Tablet - Packages and Strengths

    Ridon Tablet is available in the following packages and strengths
    Ridon Tablet - Packages: 10 Tablet
    Ridon Tablet - Strengths: 2MG, 1MG, 4MG

    Ridon Tablet - Manufacturers

    The medicine is manufactured by the following companies

    Ridon Tablet - Demographic Information


    1. Dailymed LABEL: RISPERIDONE- risperidone tablet - Accessed: October 12, 2016. (Accessed on 2/11/17)
    2. - Accessed: July 14, 2016.
    3. - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
    4. Cancer.Net (2014). - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
    5. Schachter, S.C., Shafer, P. O. &; Sirven, J.I. (2013). - Accessed: May 28, 2016.
    6. National Institute of Drug Abuse (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    7. eMedicinehealth (2016). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    8. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    9. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. December 12, 2011. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    10. The Center for Improving Medication Management and the National Council on Patient Information and Education. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    11. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. December 24, 2013. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    12. World Health Organization: - Accessed: July 1, 2016.
    13. Lyon, R. C., Taylor, J. S., Porter, D. A., et al. (2006) Stability profiles of drug products extended beyond labeled expiration dates. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences; 95:1549-60 - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
    14. Harvard Medical School (2016). - Accessed: May 1, 2016.

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