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Posted 27 Apr 2012 by • 4 answers
I am extreamely manic and have insomnia. I am on xanax and have started taking prozac. what are the symtoms that may occur, if any, by mixing the two? So far, they work great for mania and insomnia. In other words they work well for me,
Posted 15 Mar 2011 by • 12 answers
First off, I take a boat load of psych meds, some of which tend to lead to weight gain. Second I recently gave up a 36 year cigarette habit that I loved to death, and have gained quite a bit in the last six weeks. I AM NOT seeking weight loss tips. Because of the weight gain, my Dr.prescribed ...
Posted 4 Sep 2013 by • 3 answers
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Posted 29 Sep 2013 by • 9 answers
Posted 23 Mar 2010 by • 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 ...
Posted 12 Sep 2009 by • 3 answers
I am currently taking 1mg to sometimes 2mg doses of Risperdal/Risperidone. What are the withdrawal effects with my dosage? Is it true paranoia (hallucinations) and delusions would occur? Or just mild irritability/ticking/twitching?
Posted 30 Jan 2012 by • 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.
Posted 17 Aug 2012 by • 10 answers
I'm bipolar, have ptsd, and severe anxiety. I currently take 20mg lexapro daily, 200mg seroquel at bedtime, and 1mg klonopin 1-2 times daily as needed. I am currently going through a manic episode and my anxiety is through the roof because of some of the careless decisions I have been making. ...
Posted 23 Jan 2015 by • 7 answers
I'm 46- dealt with depression my whole life and at 19 had a psychotic break/manic episode and then diagnosed BP 1. I refused to take the lithium that was prescribed to me and had 3 more complete psychotic breaks- I got the hint and since the last manic episode was so horrific- absolutely ...
Posted 7 days ago • 2 answers
I have manic depression. Can olanzapine of 10 mg treat this disease in the same amount of time lithium would? Lithium is 7 days of treatment, how would the treatment go with olanzapine?
Posted 2 Feb 2011 by • 7 answers
i was just perscribed saphris today 10mg 2xs a day i have been on prob every med there is for depression bipolar manic ect that there is also had ect treatments done im on liuthium and zanzx right now i didn't want this med only because i have been on so many meds for so many yrs and ...
Posted 10 Nov 2012 by • 6 answers
I was diagnosed with bipolar in 2005. But over the years as I became more educated about it, I was like "Hey? I'm not manic, I don't do these crazy, wild things that they say bipolar people do! I'm just majorly depressed!" Now I feel idiotic!!
Posted 7 Dec 2013 by • 6 answers
I'm a 19 year old female diagnosed with Bipolar II, and I just started taking Lamictal 11 days ago on 25 mg a day. I bump my dose up to 50 mg tomorrow. While it's definitely taken the edge off of my depression, I have not felt the need to sleep or eat for the last couple of days (I have ...
Posted 14 May 2010 by • 13 answers
I have taken many different meds to manage my Bipolar Disorder 2. I have severe mixed episodes & my Doc says I can't take an antidepressant due to this. Some of the anti-psychotics I have taken did help with sleeping & hypomania but don't seem to touch the depression I get & ...
Posted 16 Jul 2012 by • 9 answers
I'm currently on 100mg lamictal once daily for Bipolar Manic Depression. I have been on this same dose for almost 6yrs & I dont feel I live productive life. Most days I sit on couch depressed & crying bcause I see all the housework that needs to b done but mentally I cannot physically ...
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