... I forgot to take my Lamotragine this morning and have been rapidly cycling all day, huge highs (I can do anything) to low lows (it doesn't matter what I do no one will care or understand). I have been bipolar for 20+ years but it had seemed to be undercontrol finally in the last few years.
The stupid thing is that it took me until half way through the day to realize that... (0 replies)
... Dear nightfall,
What IS BP, but extreme conflicting emotions and thoughts? Everything is treated like a disease nowadays. OK, Dis-ease...you were not at ease. Few people are truly at ease. Are we all nuts? for sure. The more well-known, the more we can see we all are rather nuts. :jester:
Not everyone acts out the extreme actions that you took, but most of the population... (1 replies)
... I am bipolar 2 and have anxiety issues. ... (2 replies)
... From everything I've heard, and experienced personally. You didn't have Bipolar 2. My sister sounds more like you... she's a combination of ADHD, and classic Bipolar. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, is anybody else out there Bipolar II? ... (2 replies)
... the definition of bipolar im still waiting for the divorce to be final i have zero feelings for my husband but i often wonder what on earth ive done.. ... (0 replies)
... If not, this is certainly step one. My Dad was bipolar and he lived a very good life, with loving relationships, steady work, etc. You're right, SOME people don't understand. ... (1 replies)
... Hi! Wondering if anyone has had trouble with Apotex Geodon or Aurobindo Depakote? Our pharmacy keeps changing the makers of these generic drugs. Very frustrating!
Thank you (0 replies)
... I had bipolar for a long time. I have had bad times that last for years. Than I went 8 years with out any problems. I was on my medications. ... (4 replies)
... I have had a crazy life. Because of moods swings. I have lost, my children my family and friends. Moved many time. I Am not going to make friends, because no one understands. (1 replies)
... My psych receipts have had the same code for over a year now - 296.62 or F31.62.
How serious is a Moderate Mixed Episode?
I haven't worked since September, 2014. I feel ashamed of that.
When this all began back then I was totally freaking out. I thought that I had serious brain damage. My life was flashing before my eyes, all my memories were in snapshot images.... (0 replies)
... Were you able to get a diagnosis? I would think you should go to a doctor, tell them about your falling down and shaking, to me it seems like you might be having a seizure. (2 replies)
... I'm bipolar n.o.s. ... (4 replies)
... I have bipolar II and so far Lamictal is the only mood stabilizer that I tolerated best. I tried lots of other meds. ... (4 replies)
... the energy. I think I gained weight too but it was awhile back. I had a doctor tell me once it was good for depression but I wonder if that's not true when it's bipolar depression. ... (1 replies)
... I know that when my Dad was in a bit of a manic phase (also bipolar 2) he would be very pleased. He felt accomplished and on the top of the world. Considering that he slowly cycled back into depression, these were lovely periods of time for him. If you get "little sleep" at night, to me that is an indication that you are in a bit of a manic phase, and that is something you... (3 replies)
... Hello EricaLeigh21,
First off let me begin by telling you I also suffer from bipolar, specifically the mania aspect. I've never had a depressed state. Mainly all mania.
I came off my medication shortly after I married my husband 8 years ago. BIG mistake, coming off the meds. Ended up in the psych ward in a manic state. This happened twice since we've been married. ... (3 replies)
... and all. He diagnosed me with bipolar II. I forgot to tell him about the few times I heard music that wan't there but otherwise I think I've basically held on to reality mostly. ... (3 replies)
... If anyone could offer some support and advice on managing bipolor and withdrawl from tramodol please please I really would be so great full, I tried to explain to my doctor how bad it effects me by just missing one and now he has told me no more!?!?!?
OMG what's this man thinking? The fact is I am a mother and wife living in a respectable house hold. Two years ago I... (0 replies)
... Could be you definitely have some symptoms, but only a psychiatrist can diagnose you. A person with bipolar can be around you in person for periods of time and tell a lot of time before the psychiatrist can. ... (2 replies)