... Inositol is a B vitamin. Do a search for Inositol for OCD. It is getting a lot of attention for treating depression, anxiety, OCD, bipolar disorders and so on. Fish oil is great for a lot of things. Including depression and OCD. Do a search for fish oil benefits. ... (10 replies)
... vitamin, fish oil and Thiamine. I have no side effects on any of these. . ... (10 replies)
... I am currently taking Fish Oil and Inositol along with my luvox. I've heard that it helps and that there is no interaction with my luvox. ... (10 replies)
... I would be interested in hearing your experience. I am currently taking fish oil and it does seem to help but just recently read an article about Inositol and wondered if anyone has tried that. ... (10 replies)
... Fish Oil is a brain food and helps reduce anxiety. Make sure you go for mercury free fish oil, i am using Puritan's Pride mercury free fish oil. ... (0 replies)
... If you are looking for anti-depressants I would suggest you go for natural(herbal) anti-depressants like Valerian, Kava Kava, St. John's Wort and Passion Flower. You can also take natural supplements like Magnesium, Zinc, Omega 3(Fish Oil) and B Vitamins. (4 replies)
... I have been on that and fish oil for a few months and I do think it helps some. ... (1 replies)
... Might look into alternative therapies Inositol and Fish Oil. ... (2 replies)
... early 3am most days. This has been going on for about a year. My mind starts thinking of all of the things I have to do before work. Not really have to do but my OCD stuff, cleaning, organizing, checking, planning ahead. I take fish oil and Inositol. Seems to help. ... (9 replies)
... rough cycles with my OCD. Sometimes it is really bad. I check the frig to make sure it is closed, stove knobs, window and door locks, faucets, plugs. I am taking fish oil, evening primrose oil and inositol right now and that seems to help. I get stuck on cleaning too. ... (6 replies)
... I have been researching a lot in over the counter remedies for OCD.
Yesterday I started taking Inositol and I have been taking a B-Complex.
I was reading that 5-htp, Inositol, Magnesium, Calcium, Zinc, L-tryptophan, Vitamin B3 and N-acetylcysteine taken all together can help with OCD.
Anyone else heard of this combination? If not please tell me what combinations... (3 replies)
... Inositol is fantastic, it has helped me tremendously, but you need to take it in mega-dosages in order for it to be effective, between 12 and 18 grams per day. This is the powdered form. The cheapest place by far to get it is Swansons out of North Dakota. If you enter OCD/INOSITOL into a search engine, you'll learn how much it has been tested and proven effective, by... (10 replies)
... Hi Robyn, I don't take any medication yet. I have some intrusive thoughts. That comes and goes. I also have a lot of anxiety and some depression which I think goes hand in hand a lot of the time with OCD.
I check things and clean and am always in a hurry. I cannot relax and live in the moment. I clean the same things over and over again. I check things like the stove,... (10 replies)
... Hi Robyn, I have not bought any yet. I looked for it at the store today and could not find any. Do you take a pill or powder. I may have to go to GNC or somewhere like that to find it.
What kind of symptoms do you have with your OCD? (10 replies)
... I am taking NAC and Fish Oil instead of medicine to see if that helps. It has only been two weeks so I am not sure... ... (5 replies)
... He takes Depakote, Seroquel, Risperdal, Vit E, and a high dose of Fish Oil. ... (3 replies)
... Try 1000mg fish oil for calming,zinc-magnesium,multi-vitamin,and protein to make your brain chemicals.Improve your diet & decrease sugar & crappy fast foods.Nothing runs good on bad fuel.Don't drink coffee in the evening. (5 replies)
... depression and I take 4 capsules a day of 1000 mg fish oil. The naturopath I went to told me that there's no benefit to taking more than that but others' opinion may differ. ... (3 replies)
... Hi everyone. I've been taking zoloft for my ocd and it has helped me to feel normal again and my ocd is under control. However, I've gained a lot of weight because of zoloft so I am going off of it. ... (3 replies)
... to be good for OCD... it contains a high level of Serotonin, which is why these health supplements like fish oils and such work quite well. There like natural medications for anxiety. ... (2 replies)