Linked to Gynecomastia
Side effects associated with Risperdal®:
Medical studies have shown the use of Risperdal® is associated with these side effects and conditions in young males as well:
Mastectomy or surgery to remove breasts
Excessive weight gain
Pain, tenderness or swelling of the breasts
Discharge from the nipples
How is Risperdal® Linked to Gynecomastia?
Risperdal® manipulates levels of hormones in the body, it can lead to an increased level of prolactin production causing male patients to experience abnormal breast growth known as gynecomastia.