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... and social anxiety. I've probably seen 20 psychiatrists in 5 years so that's quite a lot in such a short time frame. I stopped seeing so many because they always made my health go downhill more so by putting me on medications that made me worse, a lot of the times much worse. ... (7 replies)
... ght back into it. My dad at first didn't understand it at all but he's trying to come around. He's not very active at all in my life but he's at least supporting me finacially as far as letting me live at home, paying for undergrad, etc. ... (9 replies)
... Good to hear you found out what was causing your problems. I was also on Lithium and it gradually made me shake worse and worse. ... (1 replies)

... t was a miracle for me. I had to quit taking Lamictal last year because my doctor tried to increase it too quickly, I broke out in a rash. I tried Topamax and it made me worse. So we tried the Lamictal again but very slowly this time and I've been on it since. ... (66 replies)
... I don't know the answer to your question, but I was just on lithium for about a week and a half. I posted my story on here. It was god awful. ... (3 replies)
... I would go with Lithium, I had the least side effects with it.. Geodon made me into a ZOMBIE!!! Even when I took it at night I would wake up with the worse hangovers, I couldn't get out of bed, it was horrible! ... (13 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
... i need some help with regards to coming off lithium. i know i need a doctor's guidance with this but believe me when i say i have no help whatsoever, i cant even get hold of my pdoc or general doctor at the moment. ... (5 replies)
... Regalan can cause involuntary movements such as the neck & manniquine issue you had. Go to a different doctor and don't even mention to them or in your paper work when you 1st go that the dr said it was in your head or they really will assume that it is in your head (been there, done that). If the dr acts as if he does not know that Regalan can cause the issue you had... (28 replies)
... biotics or the the pain pills.Finally, the last antibiotic he gave to me, made me break out in hives, and for 9 years after that, I had hives every day until I took the Lamictal. I completely was not expecting it. ... (28 replies)
... I was on every depression pill imaginable and they all just made me worse...... Then me and my doc agreed that i was bp i've had it for 3 yrs. and i've been on lithium wellbutrin and klonipin ever since i have been lucky cause the lithium helped on the first go around..... ... (6 replies)
... depressants did'nt work for me. Some made me worse. ... (20 replies)
... t you must also monitor what the drugs do. For me lithium and depakote have the mania and depression under control but I feel like a zombie which is in some ways worse than depression, though not worse than mania which is very dangerous even though it can seem like fun. ... (2 replies)
... to endless amounts of foods and ingredients in many medications. I tried to treat my bi polar with Cipralex 10mg, and Seroquel 50mg.. but the Seroquel literally made me feel sicker than I've felt in a long time. It essentially wore out my stomach lining completely. ... (5 replies)
... I don't know if I have increased stressors, with my family and some medical issues that came up for me over the summer, or what, but the Lamictal no longer seems to be helping me like it did before. ... (15 replies)
... I am currently only taking Klonopin, as far as medications that could be helpful for bipolar. My doctor tried to put me on geodon, as I was tapering off the Lamictal, but it just made me too sleepy. I begged off of it, and I have asked just to be monitored in the meantime. ... (12 replies)
... polar disorder 4 months ago and was put on prozac and lithium. They made me so out of it I couldn't concentrate in school or do anything. Then I was put on abilify, same story. ... (0 replies)
So lonely
Feb 26, 2008
... can never know exactly what you are going through I have most def been to the paces you describe. I have rapid cycle Bipolar and It knocks my feet out from under me juts when I feel I can face the world again. As for feeling alone, I do so many times, even when people are around, I always feel alone. ... (9 replies)
... days in the hospital made me feel like death warmed over, basically what the Depakote did. So I was taken off of them. ... (4 replies)
... s off, let me be'. ... (23 replies)

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