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... After being misdiagnosed with depression a number of times and extended periods of time being "normal," I had a severe downturn about three months ago. I was on antidepressants which didn't stop the severe depression and probably encouraged the rage outbursts I directed at my husband. Needless to say, my husband has put up with my destructive behavior for 18 years. I have... (0 replies)
Just diagnosed
Jul 27, 2014
... thank you, it does seem the more advice and oppinions and things i read the more it makes me confused. the doc game me wellbutrin, seraquil, and depakote, i have no energy, not even just tired im like exhausted, its a fight to move, i have no fuse or patients at all, im yelling at everyone, i dont want to do anything, and i feel like im holding back crying all day. i was... (1 replies)
Just diagnosed
Jul 27, 2014
... Hi lobij, Sometimes it takes awhile to find a dr that we trust & can let him be in charge of diagnosis & treatment plan & relax from confusion, second guessing & trying to sort it out because the dr has explained the diagnosis, meds, etc & it makes sense & we feel like the dr is part of our support system without judgment but evenso there may still be some trial & error... (1 replies)

Just diagnosed
Jul 27, 2014
... maybe it was me comming off of other medication that makes him think im bipolar i dont know. ... (1 replies)
Feeling frustrated
Jul 21, 2014
... I have been bipolar since 1992 and spent a good part of March, April, and part of May in the hospital. ... (0 replies)
... you're lonely. I joined this forum to get a view on bipolar, being a mother of a 36 yr old daughter who was recently arrested for her sexual misconducts. She's bipolar 1 and drinks. She had been living with me for the past 9 months with her 9 yr old daughter. ... (1 replies)
Help please
Jul 14, 2014
... Hi everyone, well I haven't been diagnosed with bipolar disorder but I think I've been having it for quite a while. When I was about 16 or somewhere around that age I started experiencing mood swings. ... (2 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)
... My new pdoc has diagnosed me with BPII. I have struggled with depression and anxiety for most of my life but have never been diagnosed as Bipolar. Recently I started experiencing extreme anxiety and weekly panic attacks. I have taken SSRI"S in the past and they have helped me but seem to poop out. My new doc is convinced I had one manic episode many years ago on Prozac.... (0 replies)
... I've also had a problem with weight gain since starting on Epilim Chrono 700mg and Seroquel 125mg. I was 151bs overweight to start with, and just reaching my target to have a breast reduction, when I started these meds, and rocketed 301bs in 2 months. Yes, I have cravings and I do sometimes give into them, but my metabolism seems to literally have ground to a halt. The... (4 replies)
Is this a "crash"?
Jun 13, 2014
... Hello, I have been here years ago when I was diagnosed bipolar. People here helped me so much. Now I have a person who is very dear to me, and we have been close for many years, but more so lately. I have noticed some of my symptoms in him. His impulsiveness at times makes me wonder. He goes through phases where he is very impatience and makes reckless decisions. It... (0 replies)
... After some unsuccessful attempts to finding a job that would keep me. I got "let go" from jobs. My father decided to send me to school. I chose nursing, but I was unable to do it. No matter how many times I was told to lock the brakes on the wheelchair I would forget. I inserted the nasogastric tube in without measuring on a dummy. I failed nursing twice and my father says he... (0 replies)
... I have been treated for bipolar in the past and stopped taking my medication about 9 months ago. I have had some very stressful things happen that has triggered my cycle again. ... (0 replies)
Getting there
May 22, 2014
... When I got diagnosed with bipolar last year, I was on a variety of medications including Trazodone and Celexa. The Psych doctor took me off both of them as they can trigger mania for me. ... (3 replies)
... I saw a TV ad recently that the average Bipolar takes 10 years to diagnose. That was true in my case, and I won't bore you with my war stories of which there are plentiful on this board and others. ... (2 replies)
Getting there
May 3, 2014
... Hi yes I've been taking bipolar meds since 2010. I currently take 800 mgs of Seroauel and 200 mgs of Lamictal at night. I've tried Ambien and Trazadone too neither or which helped. ... (3 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)
... articles on what bipolar is and the symptoms other people have? ... (1 replies)
... I'm in a similar situation. I'm bipolar with manic anger. ... (7 replies)
... I'm in a similar situation. I'm bipolar with manic anger. ... (7 replies)

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