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Old 02-21-2006, 04:00 PM   #1
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Im not bipolar any more

Well 3 to 4 maybe even 5 or 6 , years ago i can't remember I had started taking medicine from a*** cant finish his name , well any ways in wv this doctor gave me paxil.... worse mastake cause paxil makes you insain he failed to mention that., well im starting to take this little pill. then he gives me a pill to go with it>>>caused a sezure<<< clonoempam <<<spelled wrong>>> then i find out im addicted to it,, well any way my parents start noticeing a wierd temper start growing in me , then susidal thoughts , then crazy actions with out thinking .ps i was on paxil for panic disorder... now when they take me to juvinelle hall for charges rather not said .. they diagnos me with bipolar disorder... they take me off paxil give me depakote...
farely nice drug had no use at all tho. now when i get out of juvi i am as undistorbed as can be 5 years later still trying to get off my med telling an telling my doctor im fine off of it they told me in four years then when i graduate then maybe all my life now my newest doc got to the butt of the problem. First of all i dont have panic disorder i have a mild social axierty disorder second im not bipolar... so im not bipolar 3 mouth with out that poising not even a valgur word has left my mouth i even quit smoking... And i knew this whole time cause when i would stop taking it for some odd reason i wouldnt flip like some kids in the crazy i mean crazy school i was in..gatew*y
.. so thats it ... my question what took so long ?ps. sorry for the lack of good english i failed that class

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Old 02-25-2006, 11:13 AM   #2
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Re: Im not bipolar any more

I wish you well being off medication, but in my opinion, you do sound manic.

I would advise you to listen to the people that care about you the most, and when they say you need help, get help. Your loved ones, best friends, can be your greatest barometer.

When I was first diagnosed as a manic-depressant (Bipolar), I refused to believe it. I called the doctor incompetent and refused to take the prescribed lithium. Ya see, it is common when mood swingers are on an upswing, they will think/believe that there is absolutely nothing wrong with them, and that they don't need meds. After eight years on medication for bi-polar, I went off, and paid the piper. It didn't take but six-eight months to conclude that I still desperately needed my mood stabilizer.

It is a wonderful thing to be stable. There may be some unpleasant side effects while taking meds., but it is a small price to pay for peace of mind. Yes, you may still suffer some with moods, anxieties, etc., but taking the medicine would/could lessen the durations and extremes. If one med does not work for, try another. I think lithium and lamictal are the best stabilizer. . I live a life now, instead of a living hell. Today, you may be able to say the same, and I hope forever, but when/if you become sick and tired of being sick and tired, I hope you seek help. Good luck.

Old 02-25-2006, 12:47 PM   #3
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Re: Im not bipolar any more

If you're not bipolar anymore, then congratulations because you were never bipolar to begin with!!

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