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Mar 15, 2009
... The best time to take Lamictal is in the morning. It can be very activating in the beginning stages, so taking it in the late afternoon or before bed can be a bit mistake. ... (17 replies)
... Hi...I think that the best thing for you to do is to get in touch with your doctor and discuss this with him to come up with a plan on how you should go about resuming the med without it causing you any problem. ... (2 replies)
... It's never a good idea to go off and on meds, this could make you a rollercoater. They also take time to work. Lamictal made me too calm, my doc stopped that then put me on celexa and abilify . Abilify woke me up with the celexa I was alive again! ... (4 replies)

... I didn't check this until nine o clock at night. So I had no time to study, plus I knew I had English and Spanish homework to do. ... (102 replies)
... ome across that backpack of yours!! I never told you but Erin got her wallet back and in the most unbelievable way!!! She recalls last seeing it when she went to McDonalds possibley leaving it at the counter. It was the same McDonalds she use to work at and her ex BF's girfriend was working the register that she was at. ... (102 replies)
... I can really relate to your husband and him being so tired in the morning. I was actually taking 300 mg of Seroquel and I am telling you it did a number on me. ... (7 replies)
... I have been on Lamactil on and off for about 6 years. I say on and off because the Doc puts me on and I feel better so..I take me off. Stupid I know but its a terrible cycle. I did experience what you call "flattening out" every time I am on it for over 3 months. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry I'm just getting back to you. ... (15 replies)
... I am currently diagnosed with Bipolar II disorder, with rapid cycling. I was diagnosed a few years ago and eventually went up to 150 mg of Lamictal and .5 mg of Klonopin, which worked great. ... (15 replies)
... I take my lamictal at night, just after dinner. It seems like some people take it in the morning. I guess take it at the time that's best for you. My doctor told me to take it at night, so I take it at night. So far, no sleeping problems. ... (8 replies)
... and given it can happen anytime worries me, especially since Lamictal has been quite tolerable for me. ... (11 replies)
... welcome, welcome to the boards. i see by your later post that your pdoc is v. good and understandint. my pdoc puts me on low dose of antid to boost lamictal and seroquel etc rather than them boosting the mood stabilisers. you sound like you have been through one hell of a tough ride. am v. ... (17 replies)
... nosed with depression at age 17 and had been put on paxil, prozac, celexa, zoloft and last I was put on effexor. All were successful for months maybe a year at a time before I needed to make adjustments or changes. Then along came the nightmare 5 years later of my medications not working for me any longer. ... (52 replies)
... I commend you for getting the help you need. I'm glad to hear that your GP will be referring you to a pdoc. Once you are placed on the proper meds, you will feel so much better. I can tell you that from personal experience. I've been unstable for the past 1. ... (20 replies)
... That's great, I'm glad you were able to get into your GP so soon, hopefully they'll get you to a pdoc right quick. ... (20 replies)
... The information about SAD was interesting and makes sense to me, as I definitely seem to have a pattern at different times of the year. I went to see my GP this morning with my fiance, and the GP is referring me to a psychiatrist requesting an emergency appointment. ... (20 replies)
... rant away!! that is what this board is for. hope your combo of meds helps. si too last night but trying not to beat myself up about it. haven't appointment with pdoc but he is supposed to be checking on possible new meds for me. ... (223 replies)
... Unfortunately the powers that be, god, whoever has decided that my life didn't suck enough so they've just continued to add crap. I.e. i'm not doing so hot right now. ... (223 replies)
... hope i didn't put you off. most people find the right meds fairly quickly, it is just that i am very med resistant and even when i find ones that work, they seem to only work for a while then my body gets used to them and we have to start again. ... (223 replies)
... so was taken down to 50. ... (4 replies)




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