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Risperidone

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Description of Risperidone

Risperidone: A selective blocker of DOPAMINE D2 RECEPTORS and SEROTONIN 5-HT2 RECEPTORS that acts as an atypical antipsychotic agent. It has been shown to improve both positive and negative symptoms in the treatment of SCHIZOPHRENIA.
Source: Diseases Database

Risperidone: selective blocker of dopamine D2 and serotonin-5-HT2 receptors that acts as an atypical antipsychotic agent; has been shown to improve both positive and negative symptoms in the treatment of schizophrenia.
Source: CRISP

Risperidone: A selective blocker of DOPAMINE D2 RECEPTORS and SEROTONIN 5-HT2 RECEPTORS that acts as an atypical antipsychotic agent. It has been shown to improve both positive and negative symptoms in the treatment of SCHIZOPHRENIA.
Source: MeSH 2007

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