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Reply: Lump in right nipple - male - help
You can only get confirmation at your doctors office. Also, are you aware that this is the Bipolar boards? ...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: starting to feel manic help
You're welcome So just curious, is the reason that you don't always take your meds regularly because you forget...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
understanding
Hi. I have been in a relationship for about two years now with a women who is bipolar. We have had an...More
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Reply: BP1 and AA
Thank you bpcookie! NikiMore
Posted by designmom651
Making up stories
My husband was diagnosed with bipolar 2, 12 years ago. Lamictal was prescribed then by a psychiatrist who...More
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Reply: Dr G: sleep and hypomania
Thanks for the great advice Dr.G. My Lamictal was increased again and that is all at this point. I am still...More
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: Warning: Trigger
Welcome to the board. I would hope your husband wouldn't be released until he the doctors make sure he is on...More
A little yoga goes a long way
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Reply: Dr. G - side effects or withdrawal
Dear Carrie, Zyprexa, like all antipsychotics, can cause dizziness and lightheadedness from what...More
Reply: Medicine Induced Psychiatric Break? .....and weigh...
the diagnosis does matter. with borderline personality disorder the treatment would be therapy. bipolar and...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Orthomolecular Psychiatry in regards to Bipolar 1 ...
Hi. I was diagnosed Bipolar 1 about 14 years ago. Since then I have run the gambit of medications...More
Posted by katiefraggle
Reply: Medications
Please don't give up your relationship with your pdoc. Bring up your concern again and ask her to help you...More
Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
Posted by ibex7
Reply: Relapse
sounds like you need to find yourself a new doc. someone who will listen to you and help you. if your meds...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Lithium relapse due to BPD or not?
Dear helpforbpd, It's hard if not impossible to force people to accept treatment if they don't...More
Reply: How long does it take for Cymbalta to leave your s...
Dear sugarbehr1967, Stopping Cymbalta -- as well as a number of other antidepressants -- can...More
Reply: Low stomach acid
Dear Vishnu, You could certainly consult with a gastroenterologist and if they determined no...More
Reply: Question for Dr. G
Dear lotus, yes, medicines are highly imperfect and it is possible with any medication to have...More
Reply: Lamotrine 25mg
Hello and welcome to the board. I would google and contact your local poison control right away. I wish you...More
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: Small hard mass on scrotum
Dear ooohyeah1, A new hard scrotal mass should be examined by your primary care doctor, who can...More
Reply: Becoming Independent
Hi there Janine95 and welcome to the board! I was reading something and it said that responsibility is one of...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Reply: Hey guys and gals
I, as well as my family, am good. Thank you! I hope things look up for you and your mom!
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: My Mom
Hi Debbie, I glad it's not as bad as the gp said. How ridiculous that she gave her the wrong information to...More
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: How I know have bipolar or a thyroid disease?
thyroid symptoms can mimic bipolar symptoms. the best place to start is to go to your regular doc and get...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Think I have bipolar can anyone enlighten me?
Hmmmmm~ If you used to take a lot of Valium. seems I've met you some years ago. ~ Goat More
Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
Posted by ibex7
Reply: Help
Great! I hope you find someone who works for you! DebbieMore
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Reply: wondering
Hello...........to be honest, if you're looking for advice on how to deal with your upcoming appointment, I don't...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
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Reply: Are false memories real to bipolar person?
This is exactly what I'm curious about. I'm more concerned about having NO memories of pretty uncharacteristic...More
Posted by riversw
Reply: Dr. G - Correct Dosages for Bipolar I?
Dear concerned mother, A lithium level of 1.0 mEq/L is therapeutic and a higher dose/level would...More
Reply: Lost time
It can be complicated, but first you need to discuss this with your psychiatrist and see if there is a diagnosis....More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
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Reply: Dr. G - Provigil
Ok, Dr. G. thank you very much for the information. I appreciate it! DebbieMore
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Reply: Mood Disorder
Hello, If she just started taking her meds. then it will take time for them to work. It took me a few months...More
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