depakote, lithium, tegretol, and risperdal, have not helped. any other suggestions on what other meds might i talk to my doctor would be helpful. thank you
3 Sep 2009
hi friend, i totally understand where you are coming from, i've been in the same spot. the meds you talked about, i have never tried. right now ,i take wellbutrinsr400mg in the am, atbedtime i also take remeron45mg, oxazepam(serax)45mg,totaled,lamectal100mg. they have been pretty helpful. i do have some very rough days still, but i guess we all do. sure hopes this helps you. good luck
11 May 2010
I love abilify has worked really well for me. I am now looking for new med though since it has raised my sugar levels and I have a history of diabetes in my family. I also believe that is what my have caused my trouble in swallowing still looking into that. If you review the drug and find that you may be able to tolerate it I would go for it. Hope this has helped in some way.
30 Nov 2010
I take 200 seroquel * 200 lamictal * 3mg xanax * 20 mg dexedrine *16 mg suboxone * 50 mg tegretol *100 zoloft.
It's alot... and we have added gradually... adding on when no help is offered.
Never have taken any away in a while.
Was on Lithium... could not tolerate it along with Klonopin.
Have had a very hard year, being newly diagnosed at 47 yrs old... years and years of symptoms... self medicated.
So, we have started from ground zero (me and pdoc)
Still tweaking and twitching the meds... not quite worked out... still cycling in my bipolar.
- Depakote Drug Information
- Risperdal Drug Information
- Tegretol Drug Information
- Lithium Drug Information
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
... thru mania and depression within a mth. Has anyone heard of this?
1 answer • 20 Jan 2010
I have been on numerous medications for years and never seem to work, I am bipolar, anxiety, ptsd, manic depression. Everyday is a struggle. I feel ...
4 answers • 11 Feb 2010
I have a daughter who has had trouble with the law and is saying that she was on all of these prescriptions for depression, mania, & bipolar ...
3 answers • 12 Jan 2012
Im 55years old diagnoised with bipolar 21/2 years ago lithium was mentioned and I paniced. Was so s?
Went on Depakote and low dose prozak and it did take care of the mania, the God awful shopping sprees and the uncontrolable hoarding but I was ...
4 answers • 13 Dec 2012
I have benn diagnosed with bipolar@ age 20 I am now 40... Ive gone thru numerous medications .. My Dr.decided that Prozac alone would help of course ...
3 answers • 6 Mar 2013