Risperdal is the medicine with active ingredient Risperidone. Risperidone is also manufactured by differ manufacturers and sold in differ countries under the trade names Belivon, Dagotil, Dropicine, Edalen, Goval, Radigen, Restelea, Riatul, Ridal, Risnia, Rispen, Risper, Risperdal, Risperdone, Risperidona, Risperin, Rispex, Rispid, Rispolept, Rispolin, Sequinan, Sizorisp, Spiron. All these medicines are original brand name medicines or pharmaceutical analogues.
Risperdal is a type of medicine known as an atypical antipsychotic.
Risperdal is used for the treatment of psychotic disorders for example, schizophrenia.
Rivastigmine is also used to treat dementia in people with Parkinson's disease (a brain and nervous system disease with symptoms of slowing of movement, muscle weakness, shuffling walk, and loss of memory). Rivastigmine is in a class of medications called cholinesterase inhibitors.