Hi, I find myself very irritable most of the time. I take bupropion 300 xl in the morning and Lithium Carbonate 150mg at bedtime. My dr. is wondering that I may have a small touch of being bipolar (is there any such thing)?. Am I taking these pills right?
Yes, Buproprion is typically taken in the morning. Have you discussed with your Dr the SR (sustained release) version of this med? I have no idea if it would be appropriate for you or not. There are varying degrees of bi-polar illness, manifesting in symptoms very mild and to severe. You must be doing some things right-you're a numberonemom!
Good luck. Keep us posted.
Hi, #1! You might talk to your doctor about your lithium dosage which is very low.
There are some Bipolars who, instead of having the *on top of the world peachy keen* upswings, have cranky, irritable, hostile episodes.
Just a thought from my personal experience...
Oh, and yes, there are many subtypes and degrees of Bipolar Disorder.
Best wishes to you, WCV
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