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... You really should be eating when you take Lithium. If I don't eat, I feel horriible. You might want to ask your doctor though. ... (1 replies)
... I was wondering lately I haven't been eating. I eat very low sodium and was wondering if doing that causes my shakes...I don't know maybe I'm suffering from lithium toxicity? ... (1 replies)
... I'm 36 and my girlfriend is an 18 year old severe Manic Depressive, flirting with Bipolar Disorder but hasn't been definitively diagnosed for that yet. ... (4 replies)

... I have been on lamictal since Feb and added lithium in March I think it was or maybe beg of April and I haven't gained a lb. Of course, I work out every morning, I have since before diagnosis. ... (4 replies)
... My P doc just put me on Seroquel tonight plus my epival and ativan. I am super concerned about weight gain. He said the reason people gain weight is because it makes you hungrier...... ... (9 replies)
... I'm the same so far as routinely eating goes and I take it in the morning and at night. I had been really concientious about it for a few months and had no problem, a couple of bits of toast and a cup of milk or a banana sandwich does the trick o.k. ... (11 replies)
... of the time and do not drink...if I didn't I would blow up. For the amount I do workout and how I eat, I should be much's the meds! ... (9 replies)
... Right now on Lithium and Prozac. But she makes no effort whatsoever to control her eating....says she's starving all the time and eats probably 4 times what she needs to. BUT she's eating candy, chips, soda, big coffees, not healthy foods at all. She's almost 21 and certainly knows better.. ... (7 replies)
... Thanks, Ruth I guess that is where I fall down gaining 11 pounds isnt worth it to me. Call it about my eating disorder I am not sure. It is just been a huge trigger for me to put the pounds on and not know when it is going to stop. And yes, while I am sleeping I dont feel great. ... (10 replies)
... im on wellbutrin sr 150 mg twice a day and i was on topomax 100 milligrams twice a day. i am being weened of the topomax to lamactin by my doctor. he says the topomax may be causing me to be tired. ... (8 replies)
... x for bloating. I read that book call me Anna, It was very good, I thought. I learned alot. I would suggest not touching diet pills. I believe it works against people with bipolar. You can talk to your pdoc. Exercise and diet is best. ... (4 replies)
... Amy, you are not alone. I need some advice myself. I have always had a problem with the binging here and there in the past. ... (5 replies)
... I read what you wrote and you said you were diagnoised in 1992 with bipolar and put on meds. Are you still taking meds? ... (23 replies)
... If she has a late lunch she may not want anything until late at night and will sometimes merely fix a snack such as vegitables with dip. In this situation I may or may not actually fix a meal for myself. ... (11 replies)
... I just started lithium today... ... (4 replies)
... I've been on Lithium a little over a year and I was 132lbs. ... (5 replies)
... I have come off meds before I found out the cause, and it will only make things worse. ... (4 replies)
Nov 30, 2003
... Hey Bellybutton, I too at one point had an eating disorder. My pdoc actually recommended lithium because he claimed that it had the least chance of weight gain. ... (5 replies)
... Hi I'm new but I thought I could reply since I'm on the same medication and dosage as you. They have you and me on a small dosage. Normally they start you out on 600 Mg a day, but since your only on 300 like me they must be starting you out slow. ... (8 replies)
... Just a little background I have been DXD BP for 12 years. I have spent the past five months in an extreme hypomanic phase charaterized my anger, racing thoughts and chronic insominia. I have tried everything and anything and after meeeting with my pdoc this coming Thursday I might be on nothng at all. ... (10 replies)

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