... ADL's even doings thing like getting dressed is a battle and not really having a life. I'm not bipolar so I'd imagine a lower dose would work if it was to work. I do have mood swings and outbursts of anger to the point of breaking things and punching holes through the walls sometimes. I currently take Remeron 45 mgs, Latuda 60 mgs, Klonopin 2 mgs BID, Nuvigil 125 mgs (half a 250 mg tablet) prasozin 1 mg TID, metoprolol 100 mgs and lisinopril with HCTZ 20/25 mgs
Lithium for depression, anyone take lithium for severe MDD to the point of starting to impact my...
- 9 Aug 2017 by luke uno
- 9 August 2017
- depression, mania, bipolar disorder, lithium, major depressive disorder, dosage, borderline personality disorder, schizoaffective disorder, intermittent explosive disorder, mood swing, cyclothymic disorder
Luke, Are they doing lithium blood test on you that would answer some questions. Also, you have many health problems under control but it does sound like you should see your doctor and let the doctor know just what you put here. This sometimes does happen for short periods but should not keep up this way. and there is just too many reasons this could be happening. Please get in to see the doctor. do not adjust any of your medications yourself please. This is your life and you want to find out what is going on. have a good day my friend and please let us know when you find out what is causing this.
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