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Venlafaxine and pregabalin?

Posted 10 days ago by Mumof2 1 answer

Hi folks I have been taking 375mg venlafaxine which has helped me but I have been left still with anxiety and some racing thoughts. I have unsuccessfully tried some of the anti-psychotics even on a small dose I find them too sedating. So my psychiatrist has prescribed me pregabalin 75mg twice a ...

Using 2 antipsychotics? I'm currently taking Latuda and went from 60 to 20 mgs due to involuntary?

Posted 15 Oct 2016 by pete amora 1 answer

movements which is unfortunate because its 1 of the best meds I've taken. Seroquel is something I've taken for a few days at a time or 50 mgs for sleep. I would like to give Seroquel a proper shot because I've taken a medical leave from work until January 3rd. How long does it take ...

Can Seroquel cause weight gain, even at low doses (50mg)?

Posted 21 Sep 2016 by CareBear34 1 answer

I was just wondering if anyone knew if Seroquel can cause weight gain at low doses. I know that the antipsychotic drugs are known for weight gain and metabolism changes, but I am not sure if this applies to doses that are used for sleep (50mg). If anyone has any information on this, I'd really ...

Is it possible for some medications to bring on early on-set Alzheimer's disease or dementia?

Posted 1 Sep 2016 by G mc 1 answer

I was wondering if some medications, such as antidepressants, antipsychotic, or anti anxiety medications, for example, could possible accelerate the rate at which these conditions could affect a person? The reason I am concerned about this is that many of the medications available cause memory ...

Seroquel added to citalopram?

Posted 5 Aug 2016 by Debs21uk 0 answers

Hi, I just saw a psychiatrist today who wants to add in seroquel to my current regimen of 30mg citalopram. I know it's mainly an anti-psychotic but the dose I will be on is 25mg and is an add in treatment for the anxiety I'm experiencing on top of my depression. I'm just wondering ...

Risperdal - Is it suggested to give such a strong antipsychotic to an abused 7yr old girl?

Posted 17 Jul 2016 by NanaTrish 1 answer

Very concerned. I was notified a few hours ago that my 7yr old granddaughter has been prescribed such a heavy antipsychotic medication. She was sexually assaulted by the schizophrenic boyfriend of my daughter. She has been in twice a week therapy at home, also has anger issues from not being able ...

By adding an antipsychotic medication to lithium will it help with bipolar mania?

Posted 21 May 2016 by Flo2015 1 answer

After more then a year on lithium my husband is still having very agressive an obsesive thoughts and behavior. Will it really help to add an antipsychotic drug to the lithium?'and how will the side effects be? He s already complaining about the lithium side effect.

Is itchy skin related to Lamictal, Buspar or Abilify?

Posted 28 May 2016 by mruhl94 4 answers

Ever since I bumped up my Lamictal to 150mg twice daily 6 months ago, I am so itchy dry skin particularly on my legs I have scabs on my legs and feet. I also got on antipsychotics about this time. It started with risperdone, I thought the itchiness came from the risperdone so I was switched to ...

Help I cannot take normal ssri they put me on antipsychotic drugs they make me worse?

Posted 8 Apr 2016 by Getbetterfast 2 answers

Major depressive disorder , generalized anxiety disorder or, panic attacks social anxiety PTSD I can't stand it anymore!

How does Rexulti work?

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Thorazine - Is there any research on a young male adult with a rare chromosome disorder that results

Posted 7 Jan 2016 by Bethiepat 1 answer

... in a severe seizure disorder and showing psychotic behaviors? And the results of using antipsychotic med? My nephew is 22 yr old male with severe chromosome disorder resulting in severe seizure disorder. He has been on several antipsychotic meds to treat very disruptive behaviors. Is there a ...

For people on lithium have you gained weight on lithium?

Posted 10 Sep 2015 by Dekacorn 3 answers

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 252 pounds

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