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Confused? Have low TSH so doctor is going to reduce my Synthroid, I thought it would be increased?

Posted 5 Sep 2013 by Abigayle 3 answers

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 yesterday and the doctor's office called and said it was .32??? Said my doctor was going to call ...

How do I get off Seroquel xr - can't stand side effects?

Posted 5 Jan 2012 by akworley1 21 answers

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 and I want to stop immediately. Can I just stop taking?

Lithium - how long does it take?

Posted 29 Sep 2014 by annika30 5 answers

been on lithium for 3 weeks, feel no different and still have suicidal thoughts how long does it take to work?

How will I feel when I take lithium?

Posted 12 Jun 2014 by Val12penny 4 answers

I'm starting on lithium and wondering what I will feel like when it starts working. Will I really notice any different?

Safe painkillers to take with lithium?

Posted 26 Mar 2014 by 2072234735 1 answer

I currently take 1050mg of lithium (tablets) at night. I have been on this dose for years, but in the past 6 months I've been getting terrible headaches, and before I knew about the negative interactions, I would take ibuprofen for the headaches and experience what I now know were side-effects ...

I'm wondering if Lithium is very often used for treating depression?

Posted 27 May 2013 by lithium4cin 5 answers

For me, the worst of my illness has been severe clinical depression. I am diagnosed with Bipolar 2. Over16 years, I had six extremely debilitating 3 to 4 month long depressions, including psychosis. Since I started taking Lithium, I have not had any depressions! I feel it has saved the quality of ...

What is a proper diet to go on with lithium?

Posted 4 Sep 2013 by lighterman 2 answers

low fat low carb low calorie high protein sugar free

Are thier any anti depressants that don't cause weight gain?

Posted 23 Mar 2010 by booboo02 7 answers

I've been taking Bupropion for depression (as well as lithium) as it seems like the only drug that does not cause me to gain weight. After some research and answeres some of you have provided me with, bupropion and lithium may not be the best combination of drugs. Also, being bipolor I wonder ...

ECT and Lithium. I changed Pdoc's and my new Dr upped my Lamictal to 200mgs and ordered labs to see?

Posted 5 days ago by pete amora 2 answers

if I can take Lithium and he also recommended ECT and when I said no he brought up TMS for 6 weeks. My questions are what is Lithium like and is it worth it and does anybody have experience with ECT or TMS. He said I was a very complicated case, does that mean he thinks something but isn't ...

I am taking lithium and Seroquel for bipolar disorder. I am experiencing side effects with seroquel?

Posted 5 days ago by dagduncan 1 answer

therefore I am planning to switch the seroquel to Ergenyl or valproate. My question is if anyone has experience with valproate.

Does Depakote make you sleepy?

Posted 17 days ago by Elliebakey 1 answer

I'm currently coming off of lithium as I don't feel it's working I'm now on Depakote. I've only been taking them for a few days and all I've done is sleep. I'm not depressed quite the opposite just very sleepy.

What's low lithium called? How do you identify it with someone who is bipolar?

Posted 17 Dec 2016 by wooquay02 2 answers

How do you tell if someone's lithium levels are low?

Will belladonna in my eye drops cause dizziness, queasy stomach, cold (non) sweats?

Posted 23 Dec 2016 by berrywine101 0 answers

my dry eye drops have belladonna in it. I take celexa and lithium also. Sometimes when I use the drops I get Very dizzy, queasy stomach and cold sweats without sweating. Is the belladonna interacting with my meds?

Discontinuation makes it sound like it's all my fault?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 by Sweargen 2 answers

Started taking psychotropic drugs 10yrs ago, stable cocktail of 225mg venlafaxine, 200mg quetiapine and 1100mg lithium. I have taken my last quetiapine 10 days ago equal reductions over 2 wk periods. I had no major problems and nothing lasting longer than a few days. For me the uncertainty of what ...

I have bipolar and I am on lithium 800mg. am now going on quetiapine 300mg and am concerned with th?

Posted 25 Nov 2016 by suzigyppo2000 3 answers

the amount of side effects it has. can anyone tell me about their experience with this drug before i take it.

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