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Has anyone had any success with Roboxitine ...
Updated 12 days ago in Reboxetine.
Fri, Dec 05 '14, 6:38 AM
depression
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late riser, only motto is to sliming the body, bathing in the cold water even at or after mid night, quarrelling/discussing on past events all the time hiding from the common people those who are comming in the house. Exam phobia etc. present medicine zapis 0.5 mg and fludac 40 mg ## i feel so low when the weather is bad,.i orders s,a,m,e i jsut hope it works,,.,.has anyoe got any advice or medication or vitamins,..regds mike ## I wish I knew what to tell you. I am bipolar 2 and also have schizoaffective disorder. The mental health system is so screwed up here in south central Alabama! I have went soooo down hill in the past month. Hearin voices. Feel le people are talking about me when I do go somewhere. I believe the government is sending signals to me but rivht now all I hear is stat... ...
Updated 11 months ago in Clonazepam.
Sat, Dec 28 '13, 8:01 PM
bipolar and depression with epitec
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Someone I know was diagnosed with biopolar and depression. Have a background of substance abuse. He was put only on epitec 50mg twice a day. His saddenly stopped the epitec and have suicidal idees and even tried too. Is it possible that the background of substance abuse can cause biopolar and should the epitec be incresed? ## Are Epitec the generic of Epilim ...
Updated 2 hours ago in Bipolar Disorder.
Wed, Dec 17 '14, 11:03 PM
NEURONTIN/DEPRESSION
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Recently my Md prescribed neurontin for me and I am afraid to take it. I am BipolarII Clinically Depressed and have attempted suicide in the past 4 yrs. He prescribed it for nerve damage in my neck that lortab is currently not giving me any relieve from I take my meds consistently for my depression but am very nervous about the recent news reports I have heard about people attempting suicide while on neurontin can you offer any advise I currently take topamax 400mg daily paxil 40mg daily and klonipin 0.5mg up to 4x per day ## go to this site- also generally research the name on your browser and either type in neurontin or gabapentin- read as much as you can then talk with your MD regarding your reasearch if he/she is unwilling to discuss, find one who will. ## Here's the page with t... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Neurontin.
Tue, Sep 18 '12, 1:34 AM
 Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar disorder or bipolar affective disorder (historically known as manic–depressive disorder or manic depression) is a psychiatric diagnosis for a mood disorder. Individuals with bipolar disorder experience episodes of a frenzied state known as mania (or hypomania), typically alternating with episodes of depression. At the lower levels of mania, such as hypomania, individuals appear energetic and excitable and may in fact be highly productive. At a higher level, individuals begin to ...
methadone, bipolar
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Hello! Ok so, i was diagnosed with several mood disorders including bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, ocd, and borderline personality disorder. I have been on alot of different medicationsls and quit takong everuthing after i became pregnant. I decided after i started the methadone clinic and got into church that i was misdiagnosed due to drug use and whatnot, becuase my moods were stabilized, my anxiety and paraniodness got better. Now im detoxong out of the clinic, i have about 4 more months to go, and ive read several articles about methadone helping with bipolar. Now im scared that i really coild have this. I mean i do have mood swings and anxiety but its controllable, not lyk before. What do yu think? ## Hello Hope! How are you? I do understand your concern. When I was on pain... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Methadone.
Thu, Nov 06 '14, 12:32 AM
TOPAMAX FOR BIPOLAR
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I cant stand the hideous side effects of any of the other bipolar drugs anymore .I take 450mg lithium now. Hoping topamax can work . ANYONE ON TOPAMAX? DRS DONT WANT TO USE IT. ## Topamax, which contains the active ingredient Topiramate, is an anticonvulsant. Some have used it to treat BiPolar disorder, but it is not approved for such uses, which is probably why most doctors do not want to prescribe it. It has some pretty serious side effects, too, include: nausea, headache, anorexia and memory prroblems. You can read more here: Has anyone else tried this medication for BiPolar disorder? ## I am currently on Toplep 50mg twice a day along with Nuzak 40mg. I have been diagnosed with Depression and Type II Bipolar. I had some memory loss in the beginning, more like forgetfulness. Mild head... ...
Updated 10 months ago in Topamax.
Mon, Jan 13 '14, 12:44 PM
Vyvanse possible Treament for Depression
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I don't have a question but do have a few thoughts about Vyvanse. I noticed that in the official Vyvanse drug info that Vyvanse was being considered in the treatment of Major Depression Disorder. I have struggled with Bipolar ll for many years with Seasonal Pattern, ie I have extreme depression in the winter and hypomania in the summer. My depressions generally havetreatment resistant and I have been hospitalized several times. A couple of times only ECTs could break my depressions. There have been times when depression threatened my life because it was so unbearable. A couple times ECT's was the only effective treatment. Last winter (2010-2011), I didn't bother with seeking hospitalization but strongly felt that I could not deal with another bout of such debilitating depres... ...
Updated 26 days ago in Vyvanse.
Fri, Nov 21 '14, 11:20 PM
doctors who take care of patients with pain and depression
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My regular doctor has taken sick and is very rarely in her office. Need to find a physician who will treat me for chronic pain and bipolar disorder in Winsboro or Quit man Texas. Needed ASAP. Thank you. ## Hello, Yvonne! How are you? I'm sorry about the problem that you're having. However, due to the new regulations that were put in place last year, you'll not likely find one doctor that will treat both. Anyone that requires controlled substances, such as narcotic pain medications, must see a specialist now to have them prescribed. A regular GP cannot prescribe them, neither can a psychiatrist. A general practitioner can no longer prescribe for and treat chronic pain. It might be easiest to call your doctor's office and ask them for a referral to someone. Can anyone sugg... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Antidepressant.
Fri, Oct 24 '14, 5:52 PM
good psychiatrist in Greensboro/High Point for anxiety/depression
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I have battled anxiety my whole life and my current primary care doctor thinks it's a joke and simply told me "you'll grow out of it." Due to recent hardships in my life the anxiety has gotten much worse and now depression has developed. I made an appointment with a local Psychiatrist in Greensboro but I just looked over all of his reviews and it seems every patient who comes into his office is diagnosed bipolar and put on very strong anti psychotics with major side effects, I don't want that. I was hoping maybe some xanax or valium with a mild anti depressant and some good counseling. Any suggestions? ## Hello, Jeffey! How are you? If your PCP doesn't take your issues seriously, then you may want to look into finding a different doctor. As to the Psychiatrist, t... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Xanax.
Thu, Sep 25 '14, 2:34 PM
Prescription drug Epitec and Bipolar 2
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I'm Bipolar 2 and can't beat the depression. My pcyciatrist subscribed Epitec to me for a "mood lifter". What is the working of Epitec and what is the side effects. I feel manic since I started to use Epitec but in the afternoons I'm tired becauce I had so much energy in the morning ## Have you contacted your doctor about this? You may need a dosage adjustment. Epitec contains the active ingredient Lamotrigine, which is an anticonvulsant that is also used to treat Bipolar Disorder. Side effects may include: nausea, headache, double vision and insomnia. You can learn more here: ...
Updated 2 years ago in Lamotrigine.
Fri, Feb 24 '12, 11:28 AM
lyprexa
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bipolar/depression ...
Updated 6 years ago in Bipolar Disorder.
Sun, Mar 30 '08, 2:33 PM
SINBOLA
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DEPRESSION/BIPOLAR ...
Updated 9 years ago in Antidepressant.
Thu, Sep 01 '05, 7:17 PM
detakote
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take for depression, anxiety bipolar ## What is detakote for and what is the side effects? ...
Updated 6 years ago in Antidepressant.
Tue, Feb 12 '08, 9:27 PM
Epitec vs Zyprexa
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Hi, I have Bipolar depression since my childhood. I have been on Epitec 200mg for 9years now. I have not picked up any weight and honestly look terrible with being so skinny. I approached my Doctor and he tried to put me on Epilim but it did not seem to keep me stable so i moved back to Epitec. I've spoken to someone which introduced me to Zyprexa. I would like to know if Zyprexa would give me the same mental treatment as Epitec but will increase my weight. ## Hello, Mee! How are you? It might, but there's no guarantees and, even if it does, it will only last while you are still taking it. How tall are you and how much do you weigh? It would most likely be best to stick with using the medication that works for you, rather than trying something else, just because you're worri... ...
Updated 5 months ago in Zyprexa.
Mon, Jun 30 '14, 5:17 PM
Adverse sideaffects
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I was diagnosed with bipolar, anxiety and depression. I am taking hydroxyzine pam 50 mg 3x daily, oxcarbazepine 300 mg 2x daily, lomotrigine 100 mg 2x daily, and trazonone 100 mg and temazepam 30 mg, each each bedtime. I feel tense and tired thoughout the day. I'm not sleeping soundly, I feel depressed and I'm easily aggitated. Isn't this what I'm being medicated for? I look like I've been up for days! What can I do? ## Hello, Draggin! How are you? Most psychologically active medications cause REM onset latency, which means it takes longer than normal to enter the REM stage of sleep and you spend a shorter amount of time in it. So, it is normal to feel tired and rundown for awhile, though it will usually improve, as your body adjusts to the medications. Additionally,... ...
Updated 8 months ago in Hydroxyzine.
Fri, Mar 28 '14, 1:44 PM
Epitec & EPILIM
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Hi, I am currently on EPITEC 200 for Bipolar Depression.. It is a wonderful drug and has helped me alot to get through life. I depend on EPITEC every day because it helps to keep my mood up, gives me confidence in myself. However, I've not picked up any weight for the last few years and it LOOKS like i am dying of hunger..(People worry)…I spoke to my doctor and he said that he will put me on EPILIM.. But, i need to bring my dose down first to 50mg. I am now sitting on my first day where i am down to 100mg and its honestly terrible. Does anyone know what will happen if i suddenly jump to EPILIM? Is there a risk? Also, what do you think of EPILIM? ## I don't have any personal experience with either medication, but apparently loss of appetite and weight loss are b... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Bipolar Disorder.
Sat, Nov 16 '13, 2:25 AM
Leximal
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hay i think ive been suffering from either depression or bipolar disorder a friend suggested i take leximal and epitec but do i need a perscription, do i first need to go see someone about how i am feeling? ...
Updated 3 years ago in Antidepressant.
Wed, Aug 24 '11, 2:06 AM
Ativan helps me avoid
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Anxiety, depression, mania. If caught early I can lessen the effects of bipolar but need 4 or more milligrams ativan. Then just need to stay quiet in dark room. Not much of a life. But it is most I can cope with, ...
Updated 1 year ago in Ativan.
Sun, Oct 06 '13, 12:53 PM
Novodivalproex
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Orange Oval N stamped on one side for depression anxiety or bipolar? ## side effects and what these do ## I HAVE PROBLEMS WITH RACING OF THE MIND & ANXIETY.I AM TAKING 2 500 MG TABLETS. I IN MORNING & 1 AT SUPPER. INVOLVED IN COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL SKILLS, IS THERE ANY NEED TO TAKE THIS MEDICATION AS I STILL HAVE THE ANXIETY ...
Updated 2 years ago in Antidepressant.
Mon, Jul 02 '12, 7:24 PM


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