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Posted 29 Jul 2010 by • 5 answers
ANGER ISSUES. has tried geodon, lamictal, and seraquel.
Posted 16 Feb 2011 by • 7 answers
I have severe anxiety disorder and am looking for something safe to take. My doctor gave me amatryptaline to take in replacement of xanax... I was ona high does of xanax and geodon. They took me off both and now I am having bad anxiety. I am not pregnant yet... I wanted to get all the bad chemicals ...
Posted 6 Jan 2010 by • 10 answers
... have been on Geodon for my bipolar for 3 months (since October/09) I thought something must have happened to my metabolism due to drug as I gained 70 lbs. I am also on Levothyroxine for my thyroid even tho my tests indicate levels are normal; I was weighed today at over 200 lbs; 24 lbs heavier ...
Posted 15 Nov 2010 by • 6 answers
Lamictal sounds like a great medication for bipolar. I was just diagnoised 3 wks ago?I have heard so many good things about Lamictal. Did anyone try Geodon before trying Lamictal? I was so sleepy all the time with the Geodon. Does Lamictal have the same side effects?
Posted 2 Jan 2011 by • 6 answers
I am extremely tired and sleep a lot and I just started this medication 2 days ago. When will that wear off?
Posted 19 Jul 2012 by • 5 answers
I suffer from chronic insomnia, if've tried geodon, which helps. But i feel like a zombie on that medication. I tried invega, after awhile it stopped working, tried abilfy,trazadone, it doesn't work. So can it put me to sleep, and help some of my symptons.Can anyone recommend any ...
Posted 4 Mar 2010 by • 6 answers
Has anyone had long term side effects of Geodon. I have been of of the medicine for 5 weeks. I have had slurred speech for six months (assumed it was the Geodon). The slurred speech is still present. I also have a crokked smile and had one hand tremor. My neurologist blames the Geodon for the ...
Posted 15 Jul 2010 by • 6 answers
Posted 28 Jan 2012 by • 5 answers
I've been taking geodon for about a year and a half. It has put me through hell. I have terrible anxiety. I can't smile. My passion of music and writing is gone. I feel nothing. Sometimes id rather die then to live this way. I'm on 80 mg. My doctor has tried to taper me off but I ...
Posted 2 Dec 2014 • 2 answers
I face depression and anxiety. My psych prescribed Latuda and had me taper down Geodon. I been taking Latuda 40 mg ever since. But as I was tapering Geodon, faced some mood changes. So I increased Latuda to 45. But when I completely stopped Geodon, I felt psychomotor retardation. Then psych asked ...
Posted 26 Oct 2010 by • 2 answers
I have not been on Geodon long, maybe 2 2 1/2 Months, but I don't like it and want off of it. Can I just stop taking it, and what do you take for the stomach pains and light headedness ?
Posted 7 Jan 2011 by • 7 answers
Recently I ran out of Geodon for my bipolar disorder and what I discovered was quite disturbing. The first thing that happens is that I can't sleep. At all. Like this just compounds my problem. Not getting enough sleep can ruin anyone. During the first night not much happens, but the second ...
Posted 23 Jun 2011 by • 5 answers
I am wondering if one works better than the other & if anyone has feedback on either of the two. I just can't shake the daytime drowsiness from Geodon, so I'll be prescribed one of two @ my next Dr's appointment.
Posted 19 Aug 2012 by • 6 answers
Hi yall, I'm currently taking 160 mg, of geodon. I will be coming off it soon because of feeling like a zombie. I want to try seroquel, I know it helps with sleep. By the way i suffer from chronic sleepeness, i'm talking about just 3 hours a sleep in the mornong. By that time pratically ...
Posted 9 Jul 2013 by • 6 answers
My psychiatrist says I have just bipolar. I take geodon and neurontin. My therapist, recommended by him. Says I have anxiety, depression, and some PTSD. Bad childhood. I am having crippling panic attacks. Who do I believe, and why go to both when diagnosis and treatment is so different?
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