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... I am certainly no expert. I have been on lamictal first, then added lithium. I can't remember how long it took for it to work, but it wasn't a horribly long time. I have only been on a couple of months I think. I haven't noticed any side effects, but yes stay hydrated. ... (5 replies)
... i finally found a p doc that is an hour away. he can't see me for four to five weeks. i am so frustrated and angry by this whole process and how long it is taking. ... (5 replies)
... I'm taking Prozac 20mg,Depakote ER 500mg,Lamictal 50mg,and Loestrin 24 for my birth control as well as a mood stabalizer.I went to the hospital not to long ago for suicidal thoughts and now I am having bad insomnia.I sleep during the day and barely sleep at night,I don't know which medication does this to me. ... (0 replies)

... How long does it take to work? ... (5 replies)
... Yes, having bipolar can be a very lonely experience. However, I hope you'll come here and post to the boards so that we can support you. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for your feed back. ... (4 replies)
... As for your question about how long it takes to become stable, it varies from person to person. What complicates this is the fact that meds work differently for everyone. What works well for one person may not work well for another. ... (4 replies)
... Mine took about 4weeks to work at its full potential. But I love it! My doctor said he was going to "lamictify" me, which is lamictal and abllify. I was put on both of them so I can't be sure, but I think the lamictal was the one that really decreased the mood swings. ... (4 replies)
... I had an increase in Lamictal three weeks ago because of awful depression and hypomanic episodes, agitation, anger. ... (4 replies)
... I was on 600 mg a day for about a week and then had a major manic episode...worse than any I've had before, which is interesting since I had been on Lamictal for months had just started on Lithium. As soon as it started, I got help. It only went on for a few hours, but I felt like I was having a nervous breakdown. ... (0 replies)
... Hello to everyone! I am a newbie so if there are huge threads about this already I apologize. The situation I am in is getting pretty dire. ... (6 replies)
Lamictal
Feb 20, 2007
... Probably the worst thing one can say about Lamictal is that it has to be introduced very slowly into the patient's body. It does take awhile to get up to a therapeutic dose and during that time, it is not uncommon to feel tired and edgy. But it is a wonderful medication that most people do very well on. ... (10 replies)
... manic, but figured that since I was getting work done, not to worry about it. ... (11 replies)
Newbie
Aug 16, 2008
... Hey speedy, welcome to the board. Lamictal does take a while to work, only because it has to be started at such a low dose and increased in very small increments as opposed to other drugs. ... (7 replies)
Lamictal?
May 31, 2008
... Ask your pdoc for another med besides the Seroquel, maybe? ... (6 replies)
... My answer to finding happiness again is by taking medication and to exercise. ... (8 replies)
Serequel and anger
Oct 10, 2007
... I'm new here. Hope I chose the correct way to respond. I have been on Seroquel for over a year now, supposedly for sleep. I am prescribed 200 mgs. at night but that doesn't really put me to sleep. ... (9 replies)
... Hi, this site is awesome for learning about a lot of things. So here I am! ... (5 replies)
... I have a little time and hope to get through this post....on top of everything else I am under the weather and I am really tired and dragging through this day. But I didn't have a choice... ... (685 replies)
Hmmm...
Oct 30, 2006
... How long does lamictal take to work? ... (6 replies)


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