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Why do we need an anti depressant for hot flashes and menopause?

Question asked 10 days ago 3 answers

Support groups: hot flashes, menopausal disorders, doctor, brisdelle, antidepressant

oceanluvr's answer: I had hot flashes until I was put on Bio-Identical hormones now the hot flashes are gone.

How do I know if Divalproex 500 is working for me mood disorder?

Question asked 29 Mar 2014 2 answers

Support groups: divalproex sodium, bipolar disorder, mania

oceanluvr's answer: 500 mg is a low dose for divaplorex. I am on 1500 mg some people feel good on 750-3000mg. it must be adjusted slowly by how you are feeling. Talk to your Dr about it. Let him or her know how you are feeling. After you have taken it for awhile a ...

Divalproex Sodium - What side effects has anyone noticed on a 250mg dose?

Question asked 29 Mar 2014 2 answers

Support groups: migraine, divalproex sodium, side effect, weight, obesity, medication, dosage, prescription, sodium

oceanluvr's answer: Hi, On 250 mg i've had no side effects.

Can you take Depakote and Lamictal together. If you can what would the dose of each be? Is anyone?

Question asked 23 Mar 2014 1 answer

Support groups: depakote, lamictal, dosage, bipolar disorder

oceanluvr's comment: Your right... Thanks Masso

Can you take Depakote and Lamictal together. If you can what would the dose of each be? Is anyone?

Question asked 23 Mar 2014 1 answer

Support groups: depakote, lamictal, dosage, bipolar disorder

oceanluvr's comment: Thanks Masso... I was on Divalproex for 2 yrs. What I liked about it was it made me feel relaxed my anxiety and light headedness disappeared I felt normal. What I didn't like was my feet,ankles,legs,hands,face and neck swelled up. I heard so many ...

Can you take Depakote and Lamictal together. If you can what would the dose of each be? Is anyone?

Question asked 23 Mar 2014 1 answer

Support groups: depakote, lamictal, dosage, bipolar disorder

oceanluvr's comment: What doses of each medication were you on and how did you feel taking that combination?

5 yrs later taking 300mg/lamictal?

Question asked 13 Mar 2014 2 answers

Support groups: effexor, lamictal, anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, fear, depression, bipolar disorder

oceanluvr's comment: 75 mg of Effexor was too much for me, I was sad to the point of feeling suicidal. I planned of coming of it so I lowered my does from 75 to 37.5 mg and I wasn't depressed any more and suicidal thoughts went away. Sometimes more isn't always the best.

Has anybody had good results with Lamictal against anxiety attacks?

Question asked 29 Feb 2012 7 answers

Support groups: lamictal, bipolar disorder, anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder

oceanluvr's response: I was on Lamictal and I had severe anxiety on it when I reach the therapeutic level of 200 mg in divided doses. I couldn't stand the really bad anxiety on it so I had to stop it and I went on Divaplorex (1000 mg) in divided doses and its made a ...

Lamictal Advice really need some guidance on increasing dosage in a depressive state?

Question asked 14 Jan 2014 5 answers

Support groups: lamictal, dosage, cyclothymic disorder, bipolar disorder

oceanluvr's response: According to the different websites and what i've heard, you have to take part of your Lamictal dose in the morning and part at night. I too felt what your feeling about it wearing off after a certain time. For me I felt good for about a week then ...

Hi girls, I have a fibroid question. In my late 20's and again in early 30's I had many fibroids?

Question asked 7 Jan 2014 2 answers

Support groups: menopausal disorders, health, crohn's disease, chronic pain, anxiety and stress, abdominal pain

oceanluvr's answer: Yes it is. I'm 54 and i've had fibroids since I was 49. I went through menopause at 52. You get fibroids because your hormones are out of wack.

Lamictal - has anyone had more headaches and fluid retention in legs and ankles and weight gain ?

Question asked 4 Aug 2012 10 answers

Support groups: lamictal, seizures, headache, fluid retention, weight, obesity

oceanluvr's answer: When I was on Divalproex,my ankles were swollen,my feet and my hands. I stopped taking it because of that. Since i've been on Lamictal the swelling has gone down.

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