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Risperdal is sometimes used to treat anxiety and depression (amongst other things).
Did you mean that your anxiety got worse after stopping opiates? I think that that is to be expected. I expect risperdal would help with the anxiety plus be non-addictive.
If you continue to have concerns you should take them to your doctor.
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