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How long will it take for the full effects of risperidone to start?

Posted 6 days ago by Mel95 1 answer

My boyfriend was diagnosed with drug induce schizophrenia 2 years ago and was admitted to a mental health facility where he stayed for 2 months. When he was discharged he was given medications that he was suppose to take everyday (risperidone and Valium). He stopped taking the medication after 2 ...

Pregabalin - Citalopram to this a better choice for GAD?

Posted 12 days ago by Naomit1111 2 answers

Hi I have been on citalopram since 2015 after having a huge anxiety attack and mental health became quite bad. Over last two years it's been increased to 40mg with a defo improvement in mood but not really stopping the anxiety, panic or intrusive thoughts. My GP has now suggested a switch to ...

Has anyone ever forgotten to take Epclusa?

Posted 20 Oct 2017 by Raiser 0 answers

I have been on Epclusa for two months and recently My mental health has not been the best and I have forgotten to take my Epclusa for three days. Now I'm scared the treatment won't work properly. Has anyone forgot to take their epclusa but still been cured.

How do you get help for 39 yr old man who refuses to go to the doctor?

Posted 13 Oct 2017 by LaylaKay63 1 answer

How do you get help for 39 yr old man who refuses to go to the Dr.? His problem has always been ignored by his parents. He was is special ed. He can't hold a job, he lies all the time, go into rages if he doesn't get his way. His mother puts money on a money card for groceries (he lives ...

I want to get pregnant, are the meds I take pregnancy-safe? If not, what are the risks?

Posted 3 Sep 2017 by Caitlin13579 0 answers

And what are the alternative meds or natural alternatives I can take instead? Also, I have serious mental health issues, so I can't go completely off my meds. I am currently on the following meds: 1) Aripiprazole (Abilify): Treatment for Schizophrenia. 1 intramuscular injection every 3 weeks. ...

How soon can you see the side effects of Abilify?

Posted 21 Jul 2017 by artistjules 2 answers

I know it takes up to 4 weeks for Abilify to start working but how long does it take for the initial side effects to start? Is it every time you take the pill or do the side effects start after 4 weeks? I'm currently on 2mg of the generic brand. I'm also on buproprion XL 150mg and ...

How will Latuda help me with depression if it blocks the happy receptors?

Posted 24 May 2017 by Gemini6 5 answers

Hi! I don't know much about mental health other than my own research. I've been on a medication circus ride for a couple years with little improvement. I suffer from depression, anxiety, ADD, 3 kids (lol) 0 motivation, 0 self confidence, racing thoughts, mood swings, irritability. I have ...

How will my intrusive thoughts stop?

Posted 26 May 2017 by geekygirl211 2 answers

These thoughts are ruining my life, eating my head and brain and scrambling it to pieces. OCD runs in my family. This has been torturing me for too long, the point at which I feel suicidal, so I've decided to seek professional help. But Im scared. How would I describe intrusive thoughts to a ...

Social Anxiety Disorder - for social phobia the mental health service prescribed me 75mg 2 a day?

Posted 3 May 2017 by mcclean29 4 answers

... anyone else have these for social phobia I've not seen anyone right that medication

I need someone to identify these symptoms iv accumulated since I was 16. Please be detailed?

Posted 11 Jun 2017 by Miirageknig1 0 answers

like i once said i used to be a bat so i can screech really loud or that i was born in the 1800s and fathered adolf hitler. Conpulsive behaviors like whipping my face. I talk to myself and never remember what i talk about. Large fear of social interactions and scarred to go in stores (feel like ...

Hyperthyroidism - My mom got her thyroid removed but now she suffers from mental health issues?

Posted 11 May 2017 by gabyrawbls 1 answer

how can I help her? Is it a side effect of her medicine or symptoms of her condition itself?

If I take 2x25mg of quetiapine twice a day and increases it to 400mg at once will I feel effects?

Posted 25 Mar 2017 by Agnesagalae 2 answers

Well I have been taken 2x25 in the morning and before bed but what if I increased my dosage alone to 400mg or more. I want to know the risks and side effects

How do I talk to my psychiatrist about my thoughts feelings etc. without confusing him?

Posted 31 Oct 2012 by johncoo6 8 answers

i notice with my last psychiatrist i just rambled on and on about whatever came into my head i didnt think there was anything wrong with it because im being honest but i realized some of the things i would say werent relevant to my real condition (whatever i have) ya know when your in a ...

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