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Why do medications for mental illness cause weight gain?

It seems that every drug I've taken for my panic disorder and bipolar disorder cause weight gain. I took a "medication vacation" for a year, and my weight decreased dramatically. After ...

Posted 5 Apr 2015 5 answers

Medical or psychiatric???

My mom has been in and out of the hospital and mental facilities for the past month. Still no diagnosis of what she has and I am so confused. She has been disoriented/delirious and was having some ...

Posted 22 Dec 2015 1 answer

Dealing with extreme anxiety?

Hi, I never had a history of mental illnes before. Im 39 and a year ago started having memory problems. After that, I have tried to reduce my stress and actually have the oposite of that. A strong ...

Posted 7 Nov 2015 2 answers

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

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 ...

Posted 31 Oct 2012 8 answers

What is the difference between symbicort and dulera?

what ingredients are different/same?; are psychiatric side effects same/different?

Posted 15 Feb 2012 3 answers

Yaz stopped helping PMDD after 2 months?

I had started taking Yaz and my PMDD almost disappeared for the first two months, but then my symptoms came back on the third month. Why did it stop helping? :(

Posted 2 Apr 2015 2 answers

Anxiety or illness?

So let me first start off by saying, I am a 19 year old male, healthy and in a regular teen age; freshly out of high school life style, BUT my mind isn't. Some background info is; my grandma, ...

Posted 15 Jan 2015 3 answers


Psychiatric medicine n 2 weeks trial?

hi. can anyone tell me why that when psychiatric medicines r prescribed to a patient, minimally 2 weeks is required to evaluate its efficiency in a patient? in term of physiologically? many thanks

Posted 14 Nov 2014 1 answer

Psychiatric Disorders - Is dissociative identity disorder genetically inherited or passed on?

My mother had this and I'm aware of the reasons for fracturing into the various identities. I also have been diagnosed with the disorder by my psychologist , and am under medication from my ...

Posted 14 Jul 2014 1 answer

Seroquel question, what's the difference between XR and standard tablets?

I was given the wrong prescription, standard Seroquel (200mg) tablets, instead of Seroquel XR (200mg) tablets. I took the (wrong) tablet last night, and today am feeling very up & down... Is this ...

Posted 28 Nov 2013 1 answer

Obesity - I had a Doctor (PCP) from the age of 12- the age of 26... I have tried one other Doctor?

... since, the time I was fired from my primary I had for YEARS he new everything about me mentally and physically he just gave up on me one day... sent me to psychiatric, I never said I was suicidal ...

Posted 20 Feb 2014 1 answer

Anyone else had adverse psychiatric reactions to methylprednisone oral 21pill 6 days?

I took the entire 21 pill 6 day dose pak as prescribed and directed, within 2 days my bipolar went hypomanic for about 5 days then I awoke with homicidal ideation towards my wife. I am 41 years ...

Posted 23 Jul 2013 6 answers

Vitamin D deficiency?

I got the test results from doctor today and I have to take 50,000 units weekly for 16 weeks. I can't spend alot of time in the sun due to meds already taking. Is there some other way that I can ...

Posted 20 Jun 2012 2 answers

Whats wrong with my body?

When I first found out I had scitsophrenia I was a very athletic very tone built wide solid male but threw my trials off diffrent medicens when i checked in the psychiatric hospital to find witch ...

Posted 23 Sep 2013 1 answer

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