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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

What important things do I need to know about taking Lithium for the first time?

I just started taking Lithium last night. I was prescribed it by a new doctor who spent only 10 minutes with me for our first appointment. I was very concerned about taking lithium and she promptly ...

Posted 4 hours 40 minutes ago 1 answer

Has anyone experienced hair loss while on lithium?

Since starting lithium, for bipolar and BPD, I can't keep my hair brush empty. I clean it, then brush my hair only to find it FULL again. It's not that it's coming out in chunks, just ...

Posted 6 days ago 1 answer

I had stopped takeing my lithium to see how I was..i was a totaly different persoon.pacing back in?

... forth lots of there anyone that is off lithium an feels normal??? Not feeling my self worse... before that i can get off a med an feel fine but lithium ..feels like i be on for rest ...

Posted 11 days ago 2 answers

For people on lithium have you gained weight on lithium?

Before I started lithium i off from anti-psychotic drugs. I lost a lot of weight. Later problem arose and my doctor prescribed me Lithium which at the start (2013) I was 190 now two years later I am ...

Posted 10 Sep 2015 3 answers

Bi polar, too many meds? Had an accusation at work of "taking something "?

I take wellbutrin 300xl and lithium 300 in the morning, lithium mid day... And the medications i take at night are: lithium, seroquel 150 and lamictal 300. I am a waitress, and I'm shaking ...

Posted 8 Sep 2015 3 answers

My daughter was prescribed paxil for depression.and lithium for mood stabiler.has anyone experience?

They don't seem to be working. If anything she is worse and gaining weight. What should I do??? Reckless behavior and lack of caring.:{

Posted 29 Aug 2015 4 answers

Has anyone taken Brintellix and Lithium together?

... I have taken ALOT of meds for my depression, but have never taken Brintellix before. What can I expect? Am a little nervous about it because I have had bad side effects from other meds. Thanks so ...

Posted 3 Sep 2015 3 answers

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