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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 13 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's the benefit of taking 1350 mg of lithium er at night? How can it help in the daytime with?

... issues??? I take it at bedtime but during the day I am having mania issues and bipolar type problems of anxiety, interaction with others appropriately...

Posted 3 days ago 2 answers

Why would a?

Psychiatrist prescribe lithium to me when I am highly allergic to salt? He spent a total of 6 minutes talking to me before forcing me to take the lithium. I was committed to a mental hospital without ...

Posted 7 days ago 2 answers

Bipolar Disorder - I've been on all of the 5 of the drugs for mood modification except lithium. My?

... doc wants me to begin this now. I'm very scared of this, although I've taken many psychotropics over the years. Anyone who's taken Lithium, please tell me what you experienced. ...

Posted 9 Apr 2015 4 answers

Are there any known reactions to taking neudextra with lithium ?

I Have Been Takin Lithium For Many Years For Bipolar 1 & Have Recently Been Diagnosed With Pseudobulbar From Brai N Injury From Car Wreck

Posted 24 Apr 2015 2 answers

Does lithium work well for anybody on here?

I have been on lithium for 11 years , the only bad side effect was gaining weight. I never experienced any other bad side effect, when I stopped taking my medicine all together for 6 months, which ...

Posted 12 Apr 2015 2 answers

Is this a lot of meds? Is my bipolar treatment resistant?

I am on 300 mg Wellbutrin, 900 lithium, 100 mg Zoloft, .5 xanax 3 times a day for a new recent episode of panic, anxiety and sometimes take 200-300 mg quetiapine if I can't sleep due to feeling ...

Posted 16 Apr 2015 2 answers

Valproic acid (depakote) vs lithium?

My husband developped a strong skin reaction to carbamazepine for bipolar. He discontinued it. The doctor wants to put him on valproic acid (depakote), but he ( my husband) is not willing to try a ...

Posted 16 Mar 2015 3 answers

Xerostomia - I have a problem with toothpaste and dry mouth. I have severe dry mouth, and resulting?

... mouth sores, due , primarily ,to my taking 3 psych. Meds, for anxiety/depression issues: , Lithium, Sertraline, and Doxepin. I have used various mouth rinses creams lozenges, gels, all to no ...

Posted 3 Apr 2015 1 answer

Versed - question...im on thorazine now and its givin me anxiety I also take lithum with it .what is

... my doctor gonna put me on or is he gonna keep me on that and raise it cuz I would like to be on valium

Posted 13 Apr 2015 1 answer

I took lithium for a year in the 80's with antidepressants and it did not help at all?

now I am on Effexor and I am ok with that, but they want to add lamictal when I feel my therapist is not helping me with what is causing me to be more depressed right now. I think a change in a ...

Posted 30 Mar 2015 1 answer

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