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Why do medications for mental illness cause weight gain?

Posted 5 Apr 2015 by LaylaDusty 5 answers

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 years of taking medications for my disorders, my weight gain has put me in the obese category. The ...

Medical or psychiatric???

Posted 22 Dec 2015 by Mila0911 1 answer

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 auditory hallucinations. She is 51 with no psychiatric past and there is no history of it in her ...

What is the difference between symbicort and dulera?

Posted 15 Feb 2012 by huskerfanrn 3 answers

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

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 ...

Dealing with extreme anxiety?

Posted 7 Nov 2015 by casiodss 2 answers

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 migraine, anxiety and pain. Its hard to get out of home because not sure if might be loss or ...

Yaz stopped helping PMDD after 2 months?

Posted 2 Apr 2015 by Sphynx 2 answers

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? :(

Anxiety or illness?

Posted 15 Jan 2015 by needanswers24 3 answers

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, dad, older sister and brother have pretty bad anxiety. I know this, because I have talked to my ...

Psychiatric medicine n 2 weeks trial?

Posted 14 Nov 2014 1 answer

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

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

Posted 14 Jul 2014 by 111115 1 answer

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 psychiatrist. I also have physical brain damage from being hit as a pedestrian and landing on my head, ...

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

Posted 28 Nov 2013 by Delila 1 answer

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 normal does anyone know? Or just driven by my anxiety?

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

Posted 20 Feb 2014 by MuseMyself 1 answer

... 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 he told the EMTS & the STATE TROOPERS- I was suicidal in 2010. I was released the as soon as I ...

Vitamin D deficiency?

Posted 20 Jun 2012 by Princess22008 2 answers

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 treat this without taking more pills?

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

Posted 23 Jul 2013 by stephenevaile 6 answers

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 sober/clean. I started VA mental health 8 months ago and have been prescribed; Quetiapine 50mg/day, ...

Whats wrong with my body?

Posted 23 Sep 2013 by Kingdoctor20 1 answer

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 medicine suetid me best for my condition my body made a dramatic change due to those medicines I lost ...

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