I Am On Antipsychotics

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    The Inglorious

    For the last few months now...thing is I actually like what they r doing to my mind, but i hate the siddeffect of adding fat pecisely on my belly I dont know wheather i should fight takeing them or not Im more calm and serene, more tolerant...well even at the face of disaster, so...
    defectivemoonbunny defectivemoonbunny
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2012

    It Made Me Fat.....

    I was on Olanzapine 30mg for more than a year and i gained over 20kgs in the first 3 months.  I kept gaining and gaining even when i exercised and eat healthy although it did take most of my psychotic symptoms which no other (to date) anti-psychotic drug has been able to do...
    CrackedNut CrackedNut
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 23, 2012

    I am unsure why. I have borderline personality

    disorder and with that I experience three men in my head. My first psychiatrist refused to acknowledge this, when I changed psychiatrists my new one said it was psychosis within BPD and I was put on a depot. I had to go back to seeing my previous psychiatrist and he said it's...
    LinkinParkMuse LinkinParkMuse
    26-30, F
    Mar 24, 2015

    I take olanzapine. I have gotten

    so fat since starting on it. I want to stop taking it but I'll just end up back in hospital again and I'm trying to avoid that. Does anyone have a suggestion?
    ParanoidGirl ParanoidGirl
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 1, 2014

    So started my first regiment of pills.

    To deal with the stress of this cancer scare. You think you would freak out imagine if there were 3 people in your head freaking out. They worked kinda Diana is gone, Joshua is just a whisper and CD is for some reason unaffected. It's quite I feel numb and dead inside. I feel no...
    4in1 4in1
    36-40
    1 Response Nov 12, 2014
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