Just wondering if anyone here has ever tried lithium and if it helped with suicidal thoughts. Did the benifits outweight the negative side effects. Could you think clearly? Did it affect your performance in work or school? I've read that it has the best results in preventing suicide and right now I am so close to the edge. I stopped taking abilify because of negative effects, and I talk to my doctor today. Ordinarily I would not stop a drug without his recommendation and knowlege that I was doing so but my appointment has been reschedule twice and it's been fourteen weeks since I saw him last, and I couldn't wait until I saw him, and I didn't want to risk being hospitalized event though thats probably what I need right now. I am considering asking him for lithium. What are the downsides?
Posts You May Be Interested In
I miss traveling with my husband. Has anyone found a specific site regarding cruising for widow/widowers or any sightseeing trips. Not interested in being with couples and kids,,,I realize a cruise ship will have a portion size of families and couples, but perhaps they also put together a part of the cruise ship for groups of widows/widowers????
A friend sent this to me..As far as I can see, grief will never truly end.It may become softer overtime, more gentleand some days will feel sharp.But grief will last as long as Love does - ForeverIt's simply the way the absence of your loved onemanifests in your heart. A deep longing accompaniedby the deepest Love some days. The heavy fog mayreturn and the next day, it may recede.Once again, it's...