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... haven't slept more then three hours a night in two weeks, have caught myself binge shopping and have no tolerance for anything requiring focus and attention. ... (11 replies)
... Hello I am on Abilify, and Celexa, From what I understand about Abilify and from personal use, it will load you up with energy, one of the main side effects is weight loss. ... (7 replies)
... Sorry to hear all that you are going through with the med. Erin reacted much the same way to Abilify and Celexa. The pdoc would change the timing of the med to see if that helped and then decreased the dosage. ... (19 replies)

... i was on paxil but the weight starting packing on so my pdoc switched me to celexa... does abilify make you gain weight too? ... (1 replies)
... I have been on all the so called antidepressing drugs, Please get a second opinion. Celexa is the same as Paxil inRx ville, Abilify will attack your stomach on way to the liver. All these drugs are deppression type drugs, that makes me even wonder if you have bi polar. ... (1 replies)
... polar disorder can often lead us to a life of negative thought patterns and living with that lifestyle is no fun. It's important to reset our brain so to speak and DBT can help with that. Don't get me wrong, like a insulin for a diabetic, Abilify and Celexa are absolutely necessary for my health. ... (17 replies)
Thank you
Apr 6, 2006
... Initially my daughter went to therapy upon the recommendation of our Pediatrician 2 years ago when she started to cut herself. She went only 3 times and then refused after that. ... (3 replies)
... As far as any diagnosis...we do not have one!! During the hospital stay the first psychiatrist wanted to start her on just the Celexa seeming to see more of a depression going on. She was only there for a day and I voiced my need to have her evaluated more before placing her on ANY med. ... (12 replies)
... Yes, I agree that going to the therapist is going to be vital to my daughter getting through this. And thankfully she does like him. After yesterday's session she came out feeling so much better....I could see t on her face. ... (13 replies)
... prayers since my daughter has been readmitted to the hospital yesterday. She was not doing well with the Celexa and Abilify....they would sedate her and make her dizzy each time they tried to tirate her up on the Celexa and at one point she even blacked out. ... (13 replies)
... The Abilify is 5 mg each evening and they just increased her Celexa from 5mg to 10mg and we were instructed to get her to take that each morning and eventually get her up to 20mg. ... (13 replies)
... It's never a good idea to go off and on meds, this could make you a rollercoater. They also take time to work. Lamictal made me too calm, my doc stopped that then put me on celexa and abilify . ... (4 replies)
... is not bipolar exhibiting some of the symptoms.....a colleague who is now following my daughter as an outpatient feels that she has more of a depressive disorder and was attempting to up the Celexa with the hopes of getting her off of the Abilify all together. ... (13 replies)
... She shouldn't be increasing in the thoughts of cutting and hurting herself. Sounds to me like she needs an increase in the Abilify or a change altogether. If she is bipolar, the increase in the Celexa will aggravate her symptoms. Good luck. ... (13 replies)
... Well ALL my meds are different and I am not on near us much as before now the problem I am so tired all the time. ... (2 replies)
... When I was on abilify my heart raced a lot and i literally had to pace the floor. I was quickly taken off. When I was on celexa, i was completely euphoric which turned to mania. ... (11 replies)
... er since finding my therapist,it helps to talk to someone knowing that you can tell them anything. My older daughter about 6 years ago started cutting she was 23 and a mother of 2 at the time. She was DX as bipolar,but had OCD too. She would cut her arms up pretty bad from stress. She only did it for a short time. ... (13 replies)
... My 14 yo daughter was started on Abilify around 2 weeks ago. She is only about 100 lbs and started on 2.5mg and is on 5mg at present. I was told it would act not only as a mood stabilizer but anti manic as well. ... (7 replies)
Feel Alone
Apr 2, 2007
... Thank you both! I made appt today with my pdoc. Its just I have had so many med changes. Now I am on Abilify, Topamaz and Celexa and I was on Lamitcal instead of Abilify. I have tried it now for 3 mos and no sucess. Excpect my family says I seem happier and less edgy. ... (11 replies)
... i hope everythings well for you now, i missed a nights worth of doses once when i was on risperdal, lamictal and celexa and i went crazy. i couldnt sleep and people were screaming at me. ... (223 replies)


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