... We seem to have a bit in common. I've been taking meds for Bipolar I for 24 years. I've moved 18 times. ... (2 replies)
... I was diagnosed in 2012 with Bipolar Type 2. I rapid cycle between mania and depression. ... (1 replies)
... I know your post is over a month old, but I am new to the board and just saw it. I am also Type 2. Diagnosed in 2012 but lived with it much longer. It is frustrating that all of the counselors I saw over the years didn't refer me to a Psych Dr. You are not alone. Stay on your meds and develop a routine that works for you. (2 replies)
... everybody thinks i should just change my attitude & ditch my meds..find a job(after 20 years as a housewife plus 2 jobs i lost to my "behavior".my mother is the worst offender of this crazy denial after almost 55 years with me..i cant talk back to her bc shes paying for my divorce.does anyone else have a problem with people close to you simply thinking youre dramatic?in... (0 replies)
... they were very extreme and I would love to know if I have BPD, Bipolar or Schizophrenia. ... (0 replies)
... I have been on a lot of medications for depression, but was put on Latuda for bipolar depression a few months ago. ... (0 replies)
... 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... (1 replies)
... I am bipolar 2 and have anxiety issues. ... (2 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. ... (2 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)
... 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)
... 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. (2 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)