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Did Prednisone cause psychotic event?

Posted 31 Mar 2013 by jockimo 7 answers

I was on Prednisone for almost three weeks for severe asthma issues. My pulmonologist prescribed first round, then I went to ER in the middle of the night because I couldn't breathe and ER doctor prescribed another round, then doctor was out of town so nurse recommended I stay on it until I ...

Effexor and quetiapine (seroquel) why am I so scared to try another add in ?

Posted 18 Feb 2017 by Mumof2 1 answer

Hi everyone, Once again I'm due to start an add in of an anti psychotic but every time I do my anxiety gets worse and I panic I also get funny heart beats feels like it's slow and exaggerated... is this likely to happen with seorquel too ? I'm on 375mg Effexor which I tolerate well ...

Highly selective dopamine blocker?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by Dee90 1 answer

I'm looking for a highly selective dopamine blocker that will help with psychotic behavior as well as don't cause tardivedskinesia? Currently on risperdone 3 mg and depakote 500mg?? Any suggestions...

Quetiapine - Another try at an add-in anti-psychotic for anxiety and ruminating thoughts?

Posted 29 Jan 2017 by Mumof2 2 answers

Hello again.. I always post when I'm in the same headspace..apologies. I have tried 2 anti-phycotics and one anti-convulsant for my anxiety/ruminating thoughts. Each time I seem to suffer with heightened anxiety ! Felt like I was being suffocated. I fainted on risperidone during the night ...

Bipolar Disorder - I need to find a non psychotic mood stabilizer for my bipolar 1?

Posted 19 Jan 2017 by Virginiachick 5 answers

I am applying for admission to TROSA, a drug recovery program. They will not admit me while on an anti-psychotic drug (olanzapine). I need to have a mood stabilizer for my bipolar 1, that is not an anti-psychotic. I am also taking Strattera for my ADHD and Escitalopram Oxalate, both of which are ...

Can an unusually high dose of prednisone - 160mg per day - cause a psychotic break?

Posted 25 Oct 2016 6 answers

Thank you to all my friends here, your concern is very touching! This overdose (doctor investigated and admitted that he mistakenly wrote my prescription for FOUR times the dose that he meant to write it for). It actually took me months, no, I take that back, YEARS, to overcome all the negative ...

Venlafaxine and pregabalin?

Posted 23 Nov 2016 by Mumof2 1 answer

Hi folks I have been taking 375mg venlafaxine which has helped me but I have been left still with anxiety and some racing thoughts. I have unsuccessfully tried some of the anti-psychotics even on a small dose I find them too sedating. So my psychiatrist has prescribed me pregabalin 75mg twice a ...

Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome - Desperate search for anyone with relation to this condition!?

Posted 5 Dec 2016 by Kaitlyn4 0 answers

Hi, I am searching for anyone with or who knows someone with neuroleptic malignant syndrome. My uncle is 48 years old and has had special needs from birth and after many bouts of medication whilst the doctors struggled to understand what his specific condition was, he ended up with neuroleptic ...

I had to suddenly stop taking Clozaril. How long will it take before my psychotic symptoms return?

Posted 28 Sep 2016 by Jessica105 1 answer

I have been taking 75mg of Clozaril per day for about six months to treat psychotic symptoms and suicidal behavior related to bipolar disorder. I have a lung infection and had to stop taking Clozaril immediately. I'm concerned about the return of my symptoms which can be quite severe. How long ...

My brother who is a diabetic amputee, and takes dialysis reacted badly to flexeril?

Posted 1 Sep 2016 by gonzalg 0 answers

and is having psychotic episodes. very irritable and delusional. they have him restrained at the hospital. but I don't think the doctor believes its a "rare" but definite reaction to the flexeril, that he only took for 3 days. I guess he is hoping the dialysis will clean it out. ...

Can makers of prednisone be sued for severe side-effects that won't go away?

Posted 2 Jul 2016 by Gary Crocker 2 answers

My wife suffered a psychotic episode after 3 days on prednisone, stopped taking it, but had to be hospitalized for over a week, still having visual hallucinations that won't stop. She is now taking Aricept to lessen the symptoms, but gets depressed over not being able to stop seeing things and ...

Seroquel added to citalopram?

Posted 5 Aug 2016 by Debs21uk 0 answers

Hi, I just saw a psychiatrist today who wants to add in seroquel to my current regimen of 30mg citalopram. I know it's mainly an anti-psychotic but the dose I will be on is 25mg and is an add in treatment for the anxiety I'm experiencing on top of my depression. I'm just wondering ...

Has anyone had a psychotic reaction to Flagyl, Leviquine or Cipro?

Posted 21 Nov 2015 by Fran B 1 answer

It changed my personality since taking it

Next step after Seroquel?

Posted 27 Jan 2016 by egc86 1 answer

I have a child (under 10 years old) clinically diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder with Psychotic Features. Her father has schizoaffective disorder and schizophrenia spectrum disorders have a very long and extensive history on his side going back generations. Her therapist and psychiatrist are watching ...

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