It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Bipolar Disorder Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-03-2006, 02:40 AM   #1
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: UK
Posts: 19
BipolarKimmy HB User
Worried about the medication

I'm due at the counselor (Is this how I spell this?) tomorow, and the doctor on Friday, Friday will be the day he decides which medication I will be going on, and I'm rather worried. I have read a lot of posts on the side effects. Is the doctor likely to put me on a certain med at first to see how it goes? Or does it all depend on my symptoms? We think I'm a ultra rapid cycler, my mood changes every couple of days, sometimes even daily.

Last edited by BipolarKimmy; 05-03-2006 at 03:24 AM.

 
Old 05-03-2006, 12:20 PM   #2
Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Southern California
Posts: 324
cinemachick HB User
Re: Worried about the medication

If your lucky, they might put you on a mood stabilizer like Lamictal which has few to no side effects. If not, side effects usually go away in a couple weeks. I cycle every day too, so I am on a mood stabilizer.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
My sister..worried and how to deal with this? Chantal1234 Relationship Health 13 05-07-2010 04:40 PM
ADD medication causing bipolar issues? katyhilton Bipolar Disorder 1 05-03-2010 08:05 PM
Worried About My Dad Dang12 Relationship Health 6 05-02-2010 07:40 PM
Please someone help me i'm worried!! ccel1 Acid Reflux / GERD 68 09-07-2008 05:02 PM
worried about mum mellyuk High & Low Blood Pressure 1 05-28-2007 02:44 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Abilify
Depakote
Lamictal
Lexapro
Lithium
  Prozac
Seroquel
Wellbutrin
Zoloft
Zyprexa




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



reesie (68), katlin09 (59), Administrator (24), TinoRock (14), bprapcyc (10), thatgirl141 (7), lynnlee (6), annii456 (4), ghelpmelivelife (4), ginger3130 (3)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1004), Apollo123 (903), Titchou (847), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (754), sammy64 (668), midwest1 (668), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:11 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!