What kind of pill is white and has 700 n on it

Nearest Match / Not Medical Advice: A white, round-shape pill with 700 imprint has been identified as Risperidone (orally disintegrating) 0.5 mg.

Risperidone belongs to the group of drugs called atypical antipsychotics. It works by changing the effects of chemicals in the brain.

Risperidone is used to treat bipolar disorder (manic depression), anxiety, autism, Asperger syndrome and schizoaffective disorder. It is also used in autistic children to treat symptoms of irritability.

Learn how the symptoms of Depression, anxiety disorder, and bipolar disorder compare at WebMD.

Find tips on coping with anxiety and bipolar disorder at HealthyPlace.

In health news, the plethora of microbes living in the human gut not only affect people's physical health, they may also influence mental health, according to a growing body of research.

Recent studies in animals show that changes in the gut bacteria community appear to make mice less anxious, and also affect levels of the stress hormone cortisol.

In humans, there is some very early evidence of a link between gut bacteria and mental health. A new study from England found that supplements that boost "good" bacteria in the gut (called "prebiotics") may alter the way people process emotional information, suggesting that changes in gut bacteria may have anti-anxiety effects. Find out more at CBS News.

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Monday, January 26 2015