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... I agree completely, I started on an antidepressant, pushing me into a manic episode. I felt wired, like too much coffee, but tired at the same time, my vision started getting blurry and my thoughts very rapid and driven, motivated, but unorganized and relentless. My Dr. started me on lithium, which I responded well to. However, I was working out consistently at the time I... (14 replies)
Bipolar and Acne
Oct 6, 2011
... :wave:Yes Bi polar and no meds. I had acne when I was about 14 really bad so I was on acutane and cleared it up right away for about 8 years. (warning this medication can cause severe depression) In my early 30's too and have had a lot of trouble within the last few years. Everyone has an idea from stress to food to needing cleaner skin. After I tried every cream and washing... (3 replies)
... he wasn't interested in having a serious relationship. Still I didn't know if I was either, so we started sleeping with each other on a casual basis and having a coffee every now and then... really no commitment. Then I found a course I had really wanted to do for a long time, and found the funding for it. ... (3 replies)

... y Pristiq at night. It makes me so tired and out of it. I sleep hard at night. I am very tired and struggle to get up in the morning but started drinking regular coffee and that helps. Still not much motivation and lack of memory at times that drives me crazy!! ... (10 replies)
Fatigue & Bipolar
Mar 19, 2010
... I've felt fatigue too, but I am sure why. I am bipolar as well, and have been taking my meds for about 7 years. ... (4 replies)
... Also, coffee is so important, it needs to be at any workplace, it keeps us going. ... (37 replies)
Bipolar and Coffee
May 12, 2008
... Unfortunately I drink a lot of caffeine. I have at least 6 cans of diet pepsi a day. I know, shame on me, LOL. I know I should cut back not only because of the meds but I could probably lose more weight too. But it is just so hard. I am too addicted to it I guess. I only drink tea every once in a while and I have never like coffee. (8 replies)
... One of the most common conditions that go along with bipolar is anxiety. Caffiene can wreak havoc on your nerves, and I do my best to avoid it for that. ... (8 replies)
... alcohol has an effect on medication more than coffee does. coffee is just likely to throw one into a manic state. ... (8 replies)
... i drink coffee these days but hardly any. just a few sips and i'm good to go. ... (8 replies)
... I gave up coffee a couple of years ago, only have a few sips of decaf instant int he morning and then pour the rest down the drain. ... (8 replies)
... I read recently that those with Bipolar should not drink coffee.... the caffeine changes the level of the drugs you are taking... ... (8 replies)
... the tests that I need . I woke up this morning with another panic attack and I was only able to sleep about 4 hours . My heart is racing too fast . Looks like no coffee this morning . ... (10 replies)
... Hi Maria: Wow that Med is expensive. How come the insurance won't cover it. It is amazing how these stupid insurance company's work. Instead of paying for the med's to make you quit. They would rather pay for all the diseases on can get from smoking!! Go figure!! Got to love this country!!! (7 replies)
... Yes, I have bipolar and I smoke, I also have A.D.D. so the stimulant part really helps me to focus, I drink way too much coffee too. ... (7 replies)
... HI Shuba, what request did you ask from your company in order to make things easier for you there? there's things like making it adaptable for someone if they have back injury, so they have to provide furniture that would help the employee, etc. but when it comes to an emotional illness, what do we ask for? sufficient amount of sick days? not just FIVE for the year? five... (23 replies)
... in therapy for 2 yrs, and it was a quick two years. only once a week I went. I feel I didn't learn much. I tried a few of the medications and I did hear that for bipolar that lithium is great. ... (23 replies)
... fits, and geesh! what other kind of company offers tons of ice cream bars and for free in it's own little freezer that set's up in a staff lounge, with a special coffee machine, free expensive cookies, bowls of fresh fruit, a big flat screen t.v. ... (23 replies)
Coffee and mania
May 6, 2007
... I agree as I notice a HUGE difference in my mood if I drink anything but decaf. Even if you love coffee like I do, you can still "kick the habit. ... (12 replies)
... more done between noon and 4pm, but not anymore!! I guess making myself go to bed has changed that. I also have really stopped caffiene after noon. I drink my coffee in the morning, but switch to flavored water or caffiene free diet coke and maybe that's helping too. ... (34 replies)

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