I Take Too Many Medications

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    So I have chronic major depression disorder,

    general anxiety disorder, binge eating disorder, borderline personality disorder, insomnia, my thyroid is under active, and I suffer from migraines. So I am on a hell of a lot of meds. Effexor for depression Wellbutrin for depression Xanax for anxiety Ambien for insomnia...
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    Feb 26, 2015

    You Know It's Too Much When:

    I knew I was taking too many medications when they wanted to give me more drugs to take care of the side effects of the others.  And then they wanted to start a 3rd generation to take care of the drugs which take care of the 1st drugs.  Not!  But I still take too...
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    1 Response Dec 19, 2008

    We Laugh Because When I Take My Morning Meds, Its Equal to Breakfast

    I don't have a large stomach anyway, so when you through a handful in the morning...AH. stomachs full.  Then I have to figure out what I can eat small enough not to make me sick, and large enough to cover the drugs! Since I have SO many issues, I have to take medication...
    forceofnature forceofnature
    56-60, F
    1 Response Sep 13, 2008
    jeffyjeffy26 jeffyjeffy26
    26-30, M
    Jul 29, 2014

    When Will It Ever End

    I 'm on lots of meds for a lot of different reasons. I'm always trying med adjustments so I feel better. It's been a struggle because I am SO sensitive to chemicals, the side affects will send me for a loop. Example: 1 med has a 4mg suggestion. I have to be really sick to take 0...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    13 Responses Sep 12, 2008
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