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What is a proper diet to go on with lithium?

Posted 4 Sep 2013 by lighterman 3 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 ...

Latuda 40mg and lithium 300mg and 10 beers. Is that OK?

Posted 6 Feb 2018 by Connietrip1 5 answers

I have been on Latuda 40mg for a week or so. Feel the same way now starting on lithium 300mg the lowest dose of that. Tonight I had 10 or so of beers because it helps me and i enjoy it.

Mania - Does taking Pristiq increase ones libido?

Posted 2 Mar 2018 by MJK55 0 answers

I was on 200mg for 2 years and in that time became very sexually activated. Has anyone experienced similar side effects?

Does Depakote cause weight gain? Taking 500 MG twice day. Trying to determine source?

Posted 20 Jan 2018 by Tobydog01 2 answers

Recently prescribed Depakote 500 twice day. Gained 10 lb in 6 months Trying to determine cause

Lamictal too activating?

Posted 20 Jan 2018 by Leadore 3 answers

I started on a very low dose (12,5 mg) because I’m sensitive. Been on it for 4 days and yd I was so hyper. I hate meds that activates me because I have more problem being calm and relax already. Is this how Lamictal will be or is it just startup?

Can Rexulti make you like hyper or somewhat manic?

Posted 30 Jan 2018 by Lisa Sears 2 answers

talking a lot, moving around a lot

Lithium for depression, anyone take lithium for severe MDD to the point of starting to impact my...

Posted 9 Aug 2017 by luke uno 1 answer

... 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 ...

I was diagnosed with bipolar and I'm on Prozac. Can I take Depakote safely with it?

Posted 7 Jan 2018 by Coleenuballe 2 answers

Can you take a bipolar medicine with Prozac?

Better to cut my Depakote pills in half if I don't have enough? Or go a couple days without them?

Posted 24 Dec 2017 by anonimu33 2 answers

I take 2 - 250mg pills of Depakote twice each morning and night (for Borderline Personality Disorder), and was horrified when I realized I somehow did not pack enough medication for my trip. I am literally in the middle of nowhere- over 3 hours to the closest pharmacy- and I still have 4 days left ...

Thoughts on taking amphetamine 5mg bid for chronic bipolar depression. Is this common practice?

Posted 16 Dec 2017 by Cstrasky 1 answer

58 year old bipolar with chronic history of depressive symptoms predominating. Hospiliazed 4 times over 20 years for mania.

I just started taking Lithium this morning. What can I expect within the next few hours and days?

Posted 30 Jan 2012 by Serpenteyes 4 answers

My dose is 300mg in the morning and 300mg at night... and then after 5 days I am to go to 300mg in the morning to 600mg at night. How much water a day should I drink? I read that was important. Thanks for answering.

Has anyone experienced hypomania while on a very low dose of Lamictal?

Posted 1 Nov 2017 by SouthYazzy 1 answer

Hi All, I'm just wondering if anyone has experience Hypomania and is positive that it's come from Lamictal? I have read lots online about people on Lamictal and various other meds (psychotropics, antidepressants, mood stabilizers etc) and tell me they've experience hypomania ...

I take Seroquel 300mg along with lithium 300mg. At first it worked great but lately..

Posted 23 Oct 2017 by Wildman1964 3 answers

... it is not working at all?

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