Hello, I am new to DS and am trying to start chipping away at the issues I'd like feedback on from others.
I would like to hear what medications you are on that you feel are helping you.
I'm on Lamotrigine for my bipolar, Seroquel & Lorazepam for my severe insomnia.
I am going to my Psychiatrist next week and want to be put on something else. I've been on these meds for a decade!
I keep telling him how bad I'm doing and I don't think he's getting it. Mania is a thing of the past because of the domination of depression and anxiety. I tell him how severe my memory issues are and inability to concentrate and staying on task is and he blows it off too.
Anyway, I'm rambling.
Medication recommendations and experience with them would be greatly appreciated.
The world is a scary place. Last year there were a group of people in my area breaking into cars and stealing valuables. Just last week a man was arrested for raping several women in my area. One attack occurred in the park less than a mile from my home. And my next door neighbor was just arrested for attempting to lure a teen to meet for sex. The “teen” was an undercover cop. I am afraid to...
hi im Jess. i was diagnosed with bi polar disorder with mixed episodes about 4 years ago and am still struggling to get it under control. im not sure if it's 1 or 2, but probably 1 considering how severe my symptoms are. ive been on meds for the past few months now, trying different ones to see what'll help and that's been a fun rollercoaster lol. ive been leaning way more towards the...