Hi. I haven't written here in about a week. I was recently diagnosed with type 2 Bipolar (about 3 weeks ago) after a manic reaction to an antidepressant. I was on Lamictal, and a slew of other shorter-acting things (Seroquel, Abilify, etc.) However, nothing could stop the high energy and "bounciness" and so last Thursday, my pdoc said to stop everything except some Clonazepam at night for sleep (doesn't work). Now, not only am I very hyper, but also back to being really depressed. It seems my mind has just turned on me.. everything makes me think of something that upsets me, and I've spent most of the last few days either angry, or crying, or both. Has anyone else ever had this happen to them? What did you do?! I am struggling to keep it together. My pdoc is waiting for me to see another pdoc this Thursday (for a 2nd opinion I guess) and then will proceed from there. But I'm worried I won't make it through the next few days! It's so hard not to fall apart all the time! Any tips/advice? Thanks,
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