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Old 08-11-2005, 02:09 PM   #1
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Angry Need your help....

Ok I have a tricky question but i hope you can help me.....

Paranoia is the worst thing about me and my bp ........All the time im worring about something but i cycle alot and somtimes i can say *&^% it and not think about it........I've heard of paranoia schzophrinia Is there a such thing? If not I wonder if there is any meds out there for bp's that help take away the paranoia....... Thanks for the help!!!! *Jessi*

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Old 08-12-2005, 03:14 AM   #2
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Re: Need your help....

I don't believe you are schizophrenic as you would have psychotic episodes where you heard voices or saw things. Now there are bipolars with psychotic features. And many BPs are paranoid. I wouldn't swear by it but possibly the antipsychotic drugs could help. I was put on Risperdal when I was paranoid once. Be sure to call your Pdoc and let him know this is going on. Hope you get it worked out.

Old 08-12-2005, 06:42 AM   #3
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Re: Need your help....

Do you have hallucinations and/or delusions when you're not manic? If so, you could have schizoaffective disorder, which is a combination of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. The difference is that schizoaffectives still have psychotic symptoms even when they're experiencing a normal mood. Are you bipolar I? People who have bipolar I are the ones with the full-blown psychotic episodes.
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