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Someone told me that lithium is really harsh on the liver, as well as many other drugs prescribed for bipolar....More
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scared of the medications
Someone told me that lithium is really harsh on the liver, as well as many other drugs prescribed for bipolar....More
Posted by elizaa76
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Reply: think i am bipolar at 62
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Reply: TRIGGER - Part of it, anyway
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Reply: Medications- impact on concentration and memory
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Reply: Connection please
Debbie is right. This condition will consume you unless you have the courage and commitment to face the...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Reply: Anybody taking Seroquel and Lamictal for Bipolar?
Dear Jonathan, Lamictal can help to prevent recurrent depressions but has little antimanic value,...More
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Reply: lithium
The therapeutic dose for lithium is often very close to toxic levels especially in the beginning. When I...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Reply: Anybody read...
The book is Brilliant Madness: Living with Manic Depressive Illness it was written by the actress known...More
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Reply: Now sure how to explain
Glad...I still do it some 35 years after that therapy session. I love it to the point if I do something...More
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Reply: Help
Dear Lorav1, Please, please feel free to talk to me and in this community. We are all trying to carry the...More
Posted by elizaa76
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Thanks Dave! I haven't been diagnosed; I've always been treated for depression, but I seem to be getting...More
Posted by elizaa76
Reply: difference between lithium and saphris?
Dear Stacy, Saphris has never been studied at doses higher than 20 mg/day (that's its maximum...More
Reply: Do you give it power?
I like the point you are making. I think it is a wonderful, positive perspective and one that if we use will...More
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: Cough since long time
You should probably ask a doctor, I wouldn't know. The only help I can give is from my experience. I cough...More
Posted by elizaa76
Reply: physical symptoms
Nose bleeds and dry, rough skin can mean you need a humidifier on your possible turned a bit too high...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Reply: OT
Lol, that's what our tortoise does, she purrs all the time, even at the vet!! Maybe it's a kitty coping...More
Posted by elizaa76
Reply: Medication feedback
Ok Debbie, All I can say is...WOW !!! I needed to hear exactly that...".2) you're not doing the work...More
Posted by memissnomore
Reply: Coping tips
I would love to try that!! Unfortunately we don't have a bathtub, but I do live in a beautiful location;...More
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Reply: Lithium and sodium, does anyone know...
Hello. WebMD had an excellent Bipolar Disorder Health Center here: ...More
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Reply: Good morning Thursday!
I always forget how to post those stinking pictures. But thank you for sharing these. They brightened my day.
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Reply: Medication Question re Lithium. Dr. G
Dear memissnomore, Lithium (and also Depakote) are sometimes used to help lower impulsive and/or...More
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Reply: How long does it take for Cymbalta to leave your s...
Its technically not withdrawal because your body isn't physically addicted, however after reading on many sites...More
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Reply: Spam Posts
they've been doing that for a while now. it just doesn't happen on the weekends. i've been reporting spam...More
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Reply: Eating raw socked rice Alot...
Hello. This is the WebMD Bipolar Disorder Community. Have you been diagnosed with Bipolar and think that is...More
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Reply: Who are you?
Hi Dave....exactly, re ignoring what other's say and be who we want to be and who we know we are! We also need to...More
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