I Am Not Doing Well On My Medications

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People

    I was diagnosed with Bipolar II disorder about

    a year and a half ago. I tried Lithium, but it made me go nuts. Literally. I cried all the time, cut my arms and legs up; I just wanted to die so badly to the point I almost had. Thankfully a dear old friend of mine had saved my life, and for that I am forever in debt. I gave...
    SnowBunnyDee SnowBunnyDee
    18-21, F
    Dec 29, 2013

    I Just Want to Be Normal Again!

    Hello, I take my medications (all 10 of them) most every day.  They're mostly antidepressants, but some are for anti-anxiety, some are for sleep, and one is for my seizures.  I'm just not happy.  I'm fat and grumpy.  I "stare off into space" a lot...
    Licorice Licorice
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2007

    So, I'm currently Bipolar 3 I'd give you the

    exact name accept, I'm already in the moment of writing this anyways, I've switched from medication to medication. Finally, I got on one that, "works". So, for awhile I was taking my Nighttime pills then I stopped to see if I'd be fine without them still taking my Morning ones...
    xoxoShawnxoxo xoxoShawnxoxo
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jun 1, 2014

    "Mr Pharmacist to ease your mind,

    you better stock me up for the winter time"
    dontcareforlabels dontcareforlabels
    41-45, M
    Sep 24, 2014

    I have been taking the same two medications

    since the fourth grade and they have worked just fine for me. Lately I have had some issues with dizziness and balance which my doctor has not been able to find a cause or treatment for. In the meantime he prescribed me Adavan until he gets things sorted out. This Adavan crap...
    singsinshower singsinshower
    22-25, F
    Jun 1, 2014
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