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... for as far as i can remember i have had periods of of between half and a full year of intense depression, with paranoia, intense self loathing, isolation, and a constant need to not live anymore. ... (3 replies)
... OMG...the same with me...I am on 400mg of lamictal and I have been prescribed tramadol for gout pain... ... (3 replies)
... Unfortunately when you start a new med it's hard to tell exactly what it causing what. The lamictal has to have time to work with the Topomax in your system and do what it's supposed to do. It takes some time for the meds to get to their full potential. ... (1 replies)

... I was diagnosed with BP about 6 months ago. I was very manic. My doc prescribed Topamax but said it would bring me down and down until I would probably get depressed and he would probably put me on a second med. ... (1 replies)
... However, I've found that the depression hasn't really changed much. Right now I'm having a terrible time with it. ... (2 replies)
... According to what you said, what you're suggesting could be the worst thing you could do and it will make the situation worse. I know because I am also on both lamictal and abilify. I do feel like I am going through a "dead calm" sometimes but I'm better on them than off them, that's for sure. ... (4 replies)
... I have 2 kids. I was diagnosed BP after the birth of the first. The second is just 6 months old and I went off the meds when I found out I was pregnant. ... (6 replies)
... Alexandra, why are you on both lamictal and lithium? ... (12 replies)
... Thanks again and if others have the same or similar experience, I'd love to hear. I will definitely post again after I see the pdoc on Monday. ... (4 replies)
... plus a few other things! Obviously, when I went in last month it was because I was depressed. I was on Lexapro 20mg. She started me on Lamictal and slowly removed the Lexapro. I'm now on 150mg Lamictal and have been off the Lexapro for almost 2 weeks. ... (4 replies)
... I'm on Lamictal 200 mg and equeatrol 100mg. I was dx with bp a year and half ago. I was great denial and told my pdoc that my pcp doc was crazy that I was just in depression. ... (14 replies)
... Jack, I understand your apprehension and concern about the weight gain. ... (11 replies)
... I am also BPII and on Lamictal, recently being taken off Lithium because of the side effects, and have been for about 5 weeks. It takes 5 weeks to even get to the minimal dosage that is supposed to work. At least, that is my understanding. ... (3 replies)
... I have suffered with depression or what I thought was depression for years. I have tried most of the SD's with little or no success. I recently saw a DR who is sure I have BP2. He has put me on Lamictal and Seroquel. ... (3 replies)
... mania and depression by itself. Are you bipolar I or II? ... (13 replies)
... I realize everyone can react different to a med but I do want to thank you for posting your experience with Lamictal as it was a med I was considering. ... (11 replies)
... ght like crazy, and that is not something i signed up for, at all, and i specifically told my dr i wanted something that wasn't going to cause me to gain weight, and now this, what meds can i use as a preventive for migraines, and a mood stabilizer? ... (11 replies)
... I have severe heartburn and GERD and recently I have had two endoscopies done. Surgery is being discussed to fix my problems. ... (4 replies)
... I am no doctor by any means, but I was misdiagnosed on the reverse end of that spectrum. No one knows your body better than you, and a constant depressed mood definitely means your medication is not serving it's purpose. Anxiety and depression are typically medicated the same way. ... (2 replies)
... am no doctor by any means, but I was misdiagnosed on the reverse end of that spectrum. No one knows your body better than you, and a constant depressed mood definitely means your medication is not serving it's purpose. Anxiety and depression are typically medicated the same way. ... (2 replies)


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