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I'm wondering if Lithium is very often used for treating depression?

Posted 27 May 2013 6 answers

For me, the worst of my illness has been severe clinical depression. I am diagnosed with Bipolar 2. Over16 years, I had six extremely debilitating 3 to 4 month long depressions, including psychosis. Since I started taking Lithium, I have not had any depressions! I feel it has saved the quality of ...

What other medications are there similar to Seroquel (XR) without weight gain?

Posted 2 Aug 2014 5 answers

I take Seroquel XR 700mg (currently lowering from 800mg to 600mg) for psychosis and like many I am finding it very hard to control my weight. I'm not obese nor hugely overweight but I've been on the drug for roughly 6 years now and I always fail at trying to keep my weight down. I'd ...

My daughter has psychosis she is taking olanzapine 15mg at present, how long does it take to work?

Posted 9 Jun 2012 4 answers

She is still hearing voices quite clearly, but has only been on 15mg for three days. When can we expect things to improve. Also she has gone back to this med as Aripiprazol had bad side effects. She has put on 3 stone in the last six months after always being very slim, Can we mix in any other ...

Psychosis - My husband of 9 years just had a psychotic break, He was admitted into the hospital?

Posted 17 Apr 2011 6 answers

... March 25th into the acute psych ward at our hospital. He was there under a "hold" meaning he had no option to leave if he wanted to. He is now in the hospitals Partial Program where he spends half days at the hospital. His work has him on "unpaid medical leave" for the time ...

Prednisone - Steroid psychosis, ticks, and non epileptic seizures?

Posted 15 Jun 2013 3 answers

I took Prednisone four months ago for bad asthma related to bronchitis and flu. I immediately had a bad reaction after four days. The side effects are more than I can count. I had seizures, migraines, muscle pain, muscle ticks and "Steroid Psychosis." It was a nightmare. I went into a ...

Why is Compazine, being shown as discontinued on

Posted 6 Jun 2016 4 answers

This drug is not being shown as discontinued on any other site I have checked.

Compazine for nausea, vomiting, migraine headaches, tension and anxiety?

Posted 27 Sep 2011 4 answers

I was prescribed this medication 3 1/2 months ago by a psychiatrist in a hospital and since have been taking it with 3 other medications... It has been working and I can avoid just about all over the counter medications with it... my issue is this though, other than this one doctor who is almost 2 ...

Seroquel XR - 100mg Seroquel XL?

Posted 20 Jun 2012 4 answers

Not sure what it is, very nervous just took them, scared :( I've got Borderline Personality Disorder with psychosis. Will I be ok?

Are "drug-induced" psychosis the same thing as pseudo psychosis?

Posted 19 Jan 2013 5 answers

My psychiatrist changed my diagnosis from "major deppression" to "Bipolar Disorder" after I was put on "Nardil"-(MAOI) and had a manic/psychotic episode. I think all my manic/psychotic episodes have been triggered by the Nardil, though I stay on it because it's ...

Does anyone else experience emotional numbness from medication invega/paliperidone???

Posted 15 Mar 2013 5 answers

I've been recently prescribed the medication Invega which is an antipsychotic that helps with my psychosis/schizophrenia. I have been on this medication for the 2nd time for 3 weeks..I am also on a antidepressant medication Effexor 225mg which has helped emencly with my depression and anxiety. ...

How is Abilify for 16 year olds?

Posted 27 Mar 2018 3 answers

I'm 16 year old, female. And i've dealt with anxiety and depression for a few years now. The last 3 years or so i believe, i have developed psychosis. I live in a constant state of anxiety, fear, disordered thinking, etc. I always have worried to start any new medicine, im sure most ...

Depression - I'm on sertraline for my schizophrenia but I was given one dose of Haldol and loved?

Posted 15 Apr 2010 4 answers

... that it helped can i ask my dr to prescribe it to me permanatly?

Instead of a benzo for a PRN can I take a antipsychotic as needed?

Posted 19 Oct 2012 4 answers

the reason i am asking is because i have more along the lines of psychosis than anxiety, and the klonopin i take doesnt take away the delusions im already on zyprexa and abilify but thats not really doing the entire job and i dont think you can use them as prn's. im completely lost with all of ...

Will the combination of Lamictal and Haldol cause me to die soon?

Posted 3 Sep 2017 4 answers

I have been taking 200 mg Lamictal or Lamitrogine since 2006. I had been taking it with 2 mg if Haldol orally until recently. My doctor started giving it to me in a 50 milligram injection e every 30 days. I have just learned Lamictal has a black box warning of death. I learned that haldol and ...

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