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What is the safest medicine for a 13 yr old who has bipolar type 2 disorder?

Posted 2 Jun 2018 by Kinmatoby20 1 answer

It's not Lamictal or Trileptal or Abilify? She takes the last 2 medicines now. Well they have a moderate interaction together. Trileptal has a moderate interaction with psychosis. Abilify has a moderate interaction with Bipolar Disorder.. now why would they prescribe these to anyone who is ...

Any one experience exhaustion on lithium and Trileptal?

Posted 2 Feb 2018 by Concat5 1 answer

I am bipolar 2, take 900mg lithium and 600 mg Trileptal with 5 mg Trintellix to help w endless depression. I feel brain fog, and have gained weight, 10lbs (I'm 5'2).I can't focus . I have tried Lamictal, this is super agitating, as are many atypical antipsychotics. Advice, ...

Oxcarbazepine - It's been over 4 days weening off of trileptal. When will I be done?

Posted 24 Sep 2017 by Deb2003 1 answer

My son still has a headache and he can't concentrate. He's scared he going to have permanent damage! Help!!!

Trintellix - Does this help if you have both bipolar depression & anxiety with social agoraphobia?

Posted 8 Nov 2017 by JustJess88 0 answers

I have anxiety with social agoraphobia as well as bipolar depression. Nobody has mentioned having this mixture. If anyone has, was it any help? I'm on buspirone & Trileptal but they don't help w either. They hardly even n ask my mood swings. I need something to help & I'm not ...

I accidentally refrigerated my daughter's oxcarbazepine from around noon til 8pm. Is it safe to use?

Posted 21 Sep 2017 by Jenn_herr 1 answer

The oxcarbazepine (or generic Trileptol) was refrigerated for maybe 8 hours? It wasn't frozen just pretty chilled.

Topamax, Lamictal and now Trileptal?

Posted 20 Jul 2017 by TiaTwix 1 answer

Hey guys.. I do in fact have seizures and also suffer from migraines. I've tried topamax 50mg. Which didn't work so I was then, prescribed Lamictal 100mg. Only to find out that I was highly allergic to it. I'm now, on Trileptal 300mg. I'm nervous only because I didn't get ...

Switching from Trileptal to Aptiom?

Posted 3 Jun 2017 by ywolf 2 answers

Oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) has become unbearable for me with the adverse effects I've been experiencing, so my neurologist recommended Aptiom. I read that it's possible to make an overnight switch between these two drugs. Has anyone here tried this? I am very interested (desperate ...

Depakote ER Weight Gain?

Posted 20 Mar 2017 by Newyorkgal35 2 answers

My Dr. is wanting to take me off Trileptal and try me again on Depakote ER. I am not remembering if this is one of the many meds I gained weight on. Very worried about trying it again but, the Trileptal doesn't seem as effective anymore. Any insight to others experiences?

Is trileptal and Zoloft making my condition worst?

Posted 20 Apr 2017 by eabourque 1 answer

I am bipolar and have anxiety issues. I think my condition is getting worst. Could this be possible on these medicines?

Can I replace Trileptal with Tegretol?

Posted 5 Jun 2017 by atedino 0 answers

I am 27, femaile, and prehypertensive, what BP med will I be put on most likey?

Posted 2 Mar 2017 by KD2017 1 answer

I'm working on losing weight, doing yoga, less caffeine, green tea instead of coffee. I am overweight, but have started to lose weight. I am on norethindrone and Trileptal, and I am wondering what blood pressure medicine would I likely be put on? I plan to head to doctor soon.

What type of side effects should I see when starting Trileptal or Lamictal?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by Lance937 2 answers

I started taking 600 mg/day of Trileptal (Oxtellar) for bipolar. I've been on it for 13 days now. I've been feeling a lot of fogginess and I am having a difficult time concentrating at work. Is this common for anti-seizure medications? Will these symptoms go away over time? Before taking ...

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