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... Whew, do I know what you are going through and my heart goes out to you Blondi! My advise, take one day at a time ...... ... (15 replies)
... I've been taking Prozac and Lithium Carbonate for about 22 yrs. for Bipolar 2. About 3 years ago my doc added Depakote to the mix. Around the same time I was diagnosed with narcolepsy and ADHD, so I've been taking Provigil and Adderal XR as well. ... (9 replies)
... just want to put my 2 cents in. My brothers two kids both have BP and ADHD so its hard for him to be a dad! ... (9 replies)

... Good luck with that. I was on depakote and gained a whopping 80 lbs!!! I also sustained thyroid damage so now I have an even harder time keeping my weight down. ... (9 replies)
... I just got back from the pdoc appt today and we talked a great deal about adhd vs bipolar. They are hard to distinguish! We decided that in my case it is probably still symptoms of the bp that look like adhd. ... (9 replies)
... ws a lot of support as long as his small man brain can handle it then he just is like right you are causing too many issues so stop crying or whatever I am doing and go to sleep. and there are times I cant sleep because I am too upset. ... (4 replies)
... I have 3 hrs to sit around and wait and already research some meds I think will be good. ... (19 replies)
... ry! hubby is applying for US spouse visa as soon as we get me a job! or if he makes a little extra with commission... then I can go back to the docs I am used to and LOVE! ... (8 replies)
... ust been put on Depakote. I have gained some seriuos weight since being on it.. Not to mention feel like all I want to do it sleep... I am on 1500 mgs of Lithuim and 1000 of depakote. I am on 10 to 30 of Zyprexa.. I like the lithuim the best I was able to contol the weight gain but with Depakote it's a joke, any suggestions? ... (1 replies)
... I am going to try my best to word this and if you need more information after you read my post let me know. ... (0 replies)
... I am 32 years old and I was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder a few years ago. I was also diagnosed with ADHD. ... (0 replies)
... I have been on 500mg Depakote ER for a couple of years. It keeps the mainia well in check. I also use 20mg of Lexipro for the depressive side. One other diagnosis that I have is ADHD. ... (10 replies)
ADD and BP meds?
Sep 12, 2010
... I have adult ADHD and my pdoc suspects that BP is along for the ride. ... (2 replies)
... I am now on 1,000 mg of Depakote 300 mg of Wellbutrin, for ADHD I cant stand neither stimulants nor Strattera, and 10 mg of Celexa and I, so far, I have not seen an improvement but it is not worse either. ... (4 replies)
... My name is Kevin, I live in NY and I was diagnosed with depression at age 17 and had been put on paxil, prozac, celexa, zoloft and last I was put on effexor. All were successful for months maybe a year at a time before I needed to make adjustments or changes. ... (52 replies)
... I am not on Depakote, but I am on Serequel and it has the same effects. ... (12 replies)
... I have kind of a weird form of BP. Its basically manic and my main symptoms are number 1. severe irratation, which results in a piss poor overall mood and outlook on things. most would think it to be depression if they didn't know any better.... but its not. number 2 would be highly irregular sleeping patterns. ... (8 replies)
... I am Mslainie. Your children are same age span as mine. Mikey now 16.5 and Tini 14. ... (24 replies)
... emma with my 2 children. My daughter was diagnosed adha about 8years old. She was put on concerta to help her concentrate in school. But she had to see a psy doc and therapist for meds. Our family doc totally advised a psy doc. My brother 35yrs ago was diagnosed adhd too but the didnt take meds. ... (13 replies)
... I have to have some blood work done and liver checked, etc. on monday. I also moved my appt. up a week so I see her again on tues already and I'm going to ask more about this med and the possibility of trying a different one first. I'm really worried about the liver damage thing, you know? ... (9 replies)


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