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I Am On Medication

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    Meds - Im taking 20mgs of abilify and 200mgs of zoloft its just not working as well is thete anyone else taking these meds message me
    betterperson betterperson 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 18, 2013

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    But Not For What Some May Think - I do take plenty of meds. Many here have posted that I have mental issues, and that is not the case. I take meds for my two bloodclotting...
    snowlady snowlady 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 5, 2009

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    Where Am I, Who Am I? - I was diagnosed with ADHD as a young child, they tried so many different medications on me, it was rediculous. I started have troubles my sophmore year of...
    Heartache124 Heartache124 18-21, F Jan 3, 2011

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    They Assume I'm Bipolar..(i Need Advice) - But can't diagnose 'til I hit six months sober. I have been on medication for two year, or more.. I don't remember.. Recently, I decided...
    he8myheart he8myheart 16-17, F Jan 7, 2013

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    Horrible Withdrawals -   I ran out of my antidepressant but it was not working that well anyway. So instead of prescribing the antidepressant again so I could wean out ...
    Readerblackchic Readerblackchic 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 11, 2009

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    I've been on a wide verity of medications for many different reasons . Currently I lost my Zoloft and have been having bad withdrawals. Really, really bad. It's like I can't...
    LilMissMandy LilMissMandy 18-21, F Jan 1

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    I Gave In -  It feels weird.  It is day one of Lexapro.   I feel... a little out of it, almost an out of body experience, though I seem to be able to think pretty...
    misJ misJ 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 20, 2008

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    I'M Enormous - I just recently started taking Zyprexa 5mg and Lexapro 20mg and it doing well for my anxiety and depression. However, I've gained almost 20 pounds in less than a...
    StrangeDisaster StrangeDisaster 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 22, 2013

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    I Hate Taking Pills - I take about 8 of them for various reasons. The ones I have to take every 3 hours or more is Norco and baclofen. If I did not take these I wouldn't walk...
    Kindal Kindal 46-50, F 13 Responses Jun 12, 2009

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    Defiantly Makes Things Easier - I was finally put on medication for my mood in June I think it was. It has really made a difference. I mean, I won't lie and say as is perfect now...
    XanthiaJo XanthiaJo 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 13, 2011

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    I Need My Mediation - When my medication is adjusted right, I seem to do okay. I make good decisions and I am not in a panic all the time. My mediation is adjusted correctly, now...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 4 Responses Aug 29, 2011

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    Has anyone had any personal experiences with Valium/Lithium for anxiety? I'd love to hear your thoughts on the best anti-anxiety or anti-depressant medication.
    Lovekai Lovekai 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    Im On Pills - I've been on medication since i was in the second grade. My mom thought i had problems. I was too young to be on medication. I would never make my kids if i had kids...
    yuna86 yuna86 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 22, 2013

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    I Have Add and Depression - I take Adderall and Prozac.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F 4 Responses Oct 5, 2009

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    Baclofen And Nortriptyline For GERD. No Hope - I took Nortriptyline. I took it for just 2 months. They said the side effects would go away but they got steadily worse. I had...
    HorrorFlic HorrorFlic 22-25, M Oct 15, 2013

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    Call Me Irresponsible. - I started taking meds in 2007 after I was diagnosed with depression. The dosage has been changed a few times but I've never changed the meds itself. It's...
    lntel lntel 18-21 1 Response Mar 12, 2012

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    My Medication - I have just started back on a medication and it is killing me! I am so so sleepy ... i can barely keep myself awake and with the living. All i want to do is close...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F Jul 4, 2013

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    A Trial Of Sorts - As of Friday I have started taking 1/2 a pill of Lexapro each day.  Unsure of if i need it to be honest, but given the amount of stress and emotional roller...
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower 31-35, F 10 Responses May 1, 2011

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    The Idea Of Medication Terrified Me - Really. It did. I thought it'd change me or dope me up beyond recognition. I remember my first doctor's appointment my anxiety was so bad I...
    pianokiller pianokiller 18-21 Apr 4, 2012

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    I Would Take Meditation For Seroquel Any Day. - I keep missing school because my medication causes me to sleep for long periods of time, im caught up in my classes, and i am even...
    mistamew mistamew 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 4, 2012

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    I Think I Probably Take Too Much Medication. - Yeah, I was just put on Abilify in addition to Remeron and Wellbutrin and Depakote and Valium and Restoril and Methadone and Ritalin...
    merlin8793 merlin8793 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 8, 2009

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