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Aripiprazole side effects

Discussion in 'Therapy and Medication' started by Bullzye, Aug 20, 2014.

  1. Bullzye

    Bullzye Active Member

    What are your experiences of side effects with taking Aripiprazole (Abilify)?
    I was on Risperidone. I had really bad side effects, the worst being gaining a lot of weight. Have any of you had weight gain whilst on Aripiprazole?
    I am really worried about taking it because of the bad experiences with Risperidone.
  2. total eclipse

    total eclipse SF Friend Staff Alumni

    Abilify i found did not have weight gain it did help to clear the thought process better It is usually used as a add on to another medication but has been used on its own