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Did Prednisone cause psychotic event?

Posted 31 Mar 2013 by jockimo 6 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 ...

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

Posted 2 days ago by Virginiachick 2 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Thorazine - Is there any research on a young male adult with a rare chromosome disorder that results

Posted 7 Jan 2016 by Bethiepat 1 answer

... in a severe seizure disorder and showing psychotic behaviors? And the results of using antipsychotic med? My nephew is 22 yr old male with severe chromosome disorder resulting in severe seizure disorder. He has been on several antipsychotic meds to treat very disruptive behaviors. Is there a ...

Do I have psychotic depression? Bipolar disorder?

Posted 10 Oct 2015 by zgirl4life 1 answer

I have been diagnosed with MDD and am currently taking Prozac for it. Before I started taking medication for it (over a year ago), I acted extremely irrationally, started physical fights with people I love, and one time, even walked 2 miles away from home to my significant other's house ...

For people on lithium have you gained weight on lithium?

Posted 10 Sep 2015 by Dekacorn 3 answers

Before I started lithium i off from anti-psychotic drugs. I lost a lot of weight. Later problem arose and my doctor prescribed me Lithium which at the start (2013) I was 190 now two years later I am 252 pounds

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