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Previous clinical studies have shown that Risperdal can cause changes in sex drive, difficulty achieving an orgasm (in women), and a painful erection of the penis that does not go away. If you experience any of these Risperdal sexual side effects, talk with your healthcare provider. He or she may be able to recommend treatment or may suggest changing your Risperdal dosage or switching to a different medication for your condition.
An Overview of Risperdal Sexual Side EffectsRisperdal® (risperidone) is known to cause certain sexual side effects. Risperdal sexual side effects may include:
- Changes in sex drive
- Difficulty achieving an orgasm (in women)
- A painful erection of the penis that does not go away (priapism).