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Coming off Lithium
Jan 17, 2012
... I'm sorry to hear of your problems coming off lithium - are you replacing it with a new med (mood stabilizer or anti-psychotic)? Hang in there - switching medication is almost always difficult. Yours, John B. (6 replies)
Coming off Lithium
Jan 16, 2012
... I'm 6 weeks into coming off 2 years treatment of Lithium for my bipolar and was wanting to know if anyone else out there suffered from very vivid nightmares after stopping Lithium treatment. ... (6 replies)
Coming off Zeldox
Mar 15, 2011
... Can anybody give me some advice or heads up about coming off Zeldox. I stopped taking it all together last night because I had terrible side effects for the month that I was on it. ... (0 replies)

Coming off lithium
Nov 15, 2006
... i need some help with regards to coming off lithium. ... (5 replies)
... Just wondered if anyone else has had problems coming off lithium? ... (3 replies)
... Anyone ever developed Hyperthyroidism after coming off lithium? ... (1 replies)
Come off lithium
Feb 15, 2014
... I first decided to come off lithium because of wanting a child . I was now with a man I'm crazy Inlove with and about to be married this summer . ... (1 replies)
... tried lithium at a lower dose....now im stable for over 2 years straight. ... (2 replies)
... kidney issues. I'm not looking forward to it for Lithium has worked well. I'm not clear on what you mean when you say "successfully come off with no other medication". ... (3 replies)
... Glad the information was helpful. In time the nightmares will perhaps taper off if not completely end. I would still be watchful of other symptoms like tremors and general exhaustion. ... (6 replies)
Coming off Lithium
Jan 26, 2012
... I did not replace the Lithium with any other medications. Maybe a bad choice, but I felt my body needed a total break and recovery before starting a new medication. ... (6 replies)
Coming off Lithium
Jan 20, 2012
... I remember having some of the same symptoms when I was taken off of Lithium. I too had some very vivid nightmares and hallucinations. I had to stop taking Lithium because I also have a severe heart condition and my Doc. didn't want to take a chance on Lithium causing any difficulties. Hang in there. ... (6 replies)
Coming off Lithium
Jan 18, 2012
... Yes i still take lithium but i noticed even if i miss one dose the nightmares almost seem real. ... (6 replies)
... I am hoping these are side effects from the withdrawal. I am coming off it pretty fast. I was on it less than 2 weeks. I have hope. 2 weeks ago, I felt like I would be in that state forever. ... (8 replies)
Come off lithium
Dec 6, 2006
... I was fine for about five years after coming off lithium, the five years that i was one it for are five years of my life that seem like they have been stolen. ... (6 replies)
Coming off lithium
Nov 16, 2006
... Unfortunately I can't help you with your lithium question as I've never been on it. ... (5 replies)
Coming off lithium
Nov 16, 2006
... my homeopath treated me naturally before and during stopping the drug. I'm afraid I can't remember how long it took me to wean off it or in which stages I came down from my original dose. ... (5 replies)
Coming off lithium
Nov 15, 2006
... I just remember her saying over and over again how lithium saved her life and being unmedicated was the worst thing that could happen to somebody who is Bipolar. ... (5 replies)
Coming off lithium
Nov 15, 2006
... would be more damaging. If lithium right for you, something else will be. ... (5 replies)
Coming off lithium
Nov 15, 2006
... Fallen Angel, I don't think it's a good idea to stop, I'm currently on Lithium, I started out at 120mgs which made me toxic and now I'm on 900mgs per the Pdoc and I feel fine. He also put me on a medication called Cogentin which helps with the side effects (tremors,etc). Are you on any other medications? The reason I'm telling you not to stop is this is so text book... (5 replies)


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