... Hello :). Some of Lamictal's stranger side effects, though the company does not affirm this, are OCD like symptoms and hair thinning/loss. Sounds like it might be a combination of both. If your pdoc won't look at it because of "bugs" !? I might suggest looking for a new pdoc... (1 replies)
... anyone have experience or information with the medicine lamictmal for treating someone with ocd and bipolar II? ... (2 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this as well and I need to talk to someone. My 13 year old son has been diagnosed with many things over the years, everything from ADHD, Bipolar, OCD, ODD, with last year being diagnosed with bipolar. He has been a difficult child since he was about 2 and over the years has gotten worse. He has been hospitalized numerous times over all of these years, the... (6 replies)
... OK - I'll make this as short as I can.
I'm 31. Dad's side of the family has a lot of bipolar & ocd. Mother grew up in a perfect home but rebelled and has major problems.
Growing up mom & dad fought all the time. Dad was time bomb. Mom was compulsive gambler, con artist, crook. She always had me hide things from dad and cover up all the crap she was doing. Things... (3 replies)
... i have bipolar, ocd and gad. ... (7 replies)
... hi. From what they can tell, I've been bipolar since high school and I've been in a lot of bad relationships. I've now been married for over a decade. ... (3 replies)
... why is it so hard if not impossible to find love with bipolar?
I'm a 33 year old guy with bp2, ocd, and fibromyalgia.
I have been looking for someone in my life that would love me and accept me as I am and she'd know that I accept her as long as she's respectful towards me ( not treating me like garbage or yelling at me cause I'm the closest punching bag)
I just get... (3 replies)
... Personally speaking, I don't believe that it's boredom that makes bipolar people shine. I think that our gift is an itch that's never satisfied, and similarly, one that spreads uncontrollably. ... (22 replies)
... Its still rough, because im not sure if this new med is working as it is making me have more anxiety and in turn, ocd has been getting worse, and sleep is getting less. ... (6 replies)
... I DO have both anxiety and depression all day long. But i also have OCD and social anxiety disorder...both pretty severe. ... (5 replies)
... I have experienced withdrawal symptoms going off of antidepressents and seroquel. I feel like I'm on too many meds too. It's embarrassing to me when I go to a new doctor and have to list all the meds and why I'm taking them. Last month I started going to a dermatologist and I was so embarrassed to say that I was bipolar, ocd, anxiety, depression problems. I thought I would... (9 replies)
... I love how you write. I've been feeling really bored lately. I try to find things to do. Sometimes I draw or read. I started a blog and get obsessive over videos and lists, but it all is so meaningless. I don't think I'm depressed. I'm on a lot of meds and they all seem to working very well together. I just wish I had more going on in my life. At night time, I don't want the... (22 replies)
... People, this is my first post in this forum. I feel your suffering, as I am have bipolar as well. ... (13 replies)
... he just simply said give her only a days worth and call me if it gets worse. like i have been this way 2 months now and he says nothing and i was diagnosed with bipolar when i was a kid and then mysteriously they said i am not bipolar but ocd and aspergers instead. maybe i am those things but i feel like i am bipolar too. ... (6 replies)
... June 2009, I was 'officially' diagnosed with bipolar disorder. I first heard the name in 2007, but didn't believe I could have it. By the time I was officially diagnosed, I truly believed I had bipolar disorder. ... (6 replies)
... Hi, My name is Tonya and I just got diagnosed with Tardive Dyskinesia and Phychogenic Movement Disorder on top of my other illnesses that include Bipolar, Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Dissociative Disorder, OCD.
My Neurologist wants me to go on a medication called Clozaril.. never heard of it but he told me that I would have to get blood work done every week as it messes with... (4 replies)
... iagnosis out casually and have it stick just because I have suggested it, but, it does sound like a possibility that needs to be considered. Could it be that my bipolar disorder has somehow changed into OCD since I haven't had any signs of BD in the last two years but have been more and more showing symptoms of OCD? ... (0 replies)
... When I was Dx today with Bipolar II. I wasn't surprised, but in other ways I don't want to believe it. I have always been a moody person since my teen years. ... (1 replies)
... I was once diagnosed with OCD, but often wonder if I am bipolar or worse. I guess I am not the only one with this kind of mood at times. ... (6 replies)
... You could be a little OCD along with having anxiety. ... (6 replies)