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Confused? Have low TSH so doctor is going to reduce my Synthroid, I thought it would be increased?

I have hypothyroidism for about the last 4 years thanks to Lithium. My question is that I have been on Synthroid 0.112mg (112MCG) tablets and have been doing well until recently. Had my TSH checked ...

Posted 5 Sep 2013 2 answers

How do I get off Seroquel xr - can't stand side effects?

I'm diagnosed with bipolar and ptsd - got on Lithium over a month ago and so far so good - however, the dr. added 300 mg of Seroquel xr and I'm having a terrible time with the side effects ...

Posted 5 Jan 2012 16 answers

Lithium - how long does it take?

been on lithium for 3 weeks, feel no different and still have suicidal thoughts how long does it take to work?

Posted 29 Sep 2014 5 answers

How will I feel when I take lithium?

I'm starting on lithium and wondering what I will feel like when it starts working. Will I really notice any different?

Posted 12 Jun 2014 4 answers

What to do if lithium alone is not enough to treat bipolar?

My husband has been on lithium for almost a year now, 660 mg slow release twice a day. Even though it did calm him down a lot it s not enough. He still has some uncontrolable and agressive reactions ...

Posted 3 Jan 2016 2 answers

I just started lithium carbonate yesterday?

so I just started lithium carbonate yesterday after a terrible reaction to seroquel. seroquel made me feel unmotivated, agitated, twitchy and it made my heart beat like crazy. I was diagnosed ...

Posted 14 Jan 2016 2 answers

Question about the Rx, Lithium?

My son (age 17) has been diagnosed with ADD, generalized anxiety disorder, and Bi-Polar II. He has been a happy and bright person/kid most of his life, he has made good grades but has had many run-in ...

Posted 7 days ago 3 answers

Lithium - My lithicarbi isn't good enough anymore?

I have aloveing family which keeps me going but it's hard. I am on 750 mg, do I take more doctors don't seem to know, had it for 40 years.

Posted 4 Jan 2016 1 answer

Need some answers please. Abilify and Lithium?

I have been with my gf for about 2 years. She told me since the beginning that she has been on abilify and lithium. I don't know the dosages but she's been acting different lately. She ...

Posted 2 Jan 2016 1 answer

Lithobid - I just got put on 300mg lithium twice a day to total 600mg daily and 100mg of seraquil a?

... day, I'm scared of both meds and I've heard nothing but bad stuff... is lithium really that bad?

Posted 16 Dec 2015 2 answers

Is tegretol effective with bipolar mania?

Being forced off lithium after 35 years I am looking for the best substitute for lithium. I am bipolar manic.

Posted 13 Dec 2015 2 answers

Can a person just stop taking Lithium, or must I ween myself off the 750 daily. Have begun with bad?

... tremors daily, vision problems, etc. So, can I just quit?

Posted 21 Nov 2015 2 answers

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