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  1. I don't know where to go from here
    ... them in a long run. My best combinations were with Lexapro and Lamictal.. but they didn't hold me for more than...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Cymbalta

  2. Question about Antidepressants Being Used with Mood Stabilizers
    ... Stabilizers'...I actually had a psychosis after taking lexapro (antidepressant) 10mg both morning(mistakenly) and ... was depressed and needed something to lift my mood. Lexapro had been quite effective for me in the past so my ... antidepressant you take.I was taking double the dose of lexapro then what I should of been..20mg instead of 10mg per...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Lithium

  3. new to board
    ... depression. I am on Amilify,Clonazepan,Lamictal and lexapro . Most days I feel ok. But about 2 weeks ago I went...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal

  4. do you feel / can you tell when its about time to take your meds?
    ... around 9 pm. i take the following: lamictal lexapro trazadone xanax anyway, right around 730 or 8...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Xanax

  5. What drugs worked for you?
    ... was there in the states I was taking lamictal and lexapro which seemed to help somewhat. Since I've been australia...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Lithium Zyprexa Cymbalta

  6. when topamax stops working
    ... My moods are still wacky back then I was also on lexapro which was great but because of my change of insurance...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax

  7. Did prozac make you manic permanently?
    ... I slowly started getting more and more irritable. Lexapro works for me, but I still get these irritable fits...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  8. My thoughts about my bipolar
    ... I'm on zyprexa and lexapro . Zyprexa going up to 10 mg. If this makes me gain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Risperdal Zyprexa

  9. Topamax and heart side effects?
    ... chronically low blood pressure. Of course I am also on Lexapro for my fibromyalgia so that may be why it doesn't ... the anxiety. I had severe panic attacks before the Lexapro ....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax

  10. waking up sad/angry
    ... I am completely befuddled. :) I was doing well on Lexapro , until it induced hypo-mania, my first reality check...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Lithium

  11. Introduction
    ... about 10 years now. Been on all the meds. Paxil, Lexapro , Prozac, Zoloft, and just got taken off of Wellbutrin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Paxil Prozac Wellbutrin Zoloft lyrica

  12. Anyone Misdiagnosed BP & Instead Had Major Depressive Disorder For Years?
    ... desperate right now, the depression is so bad. Lexapro is the only med. that has worked for me but it's not ... similar situation and has added another med. to the Lexapro ? I would really appreciate ANY feedback. Thank...
    ... major depression and the only thing that has worked is lexapro , but I need something added. Thank you for both...
    ... and happy. Just can't find anything to add to the lexapro to help me...the depression is overwhelming. As I...
    ... depression and am looking for something to add to lexapro (which is the only SSRI that ever helped)--but it...
    ... have you? I know I need something to add to the lexapro ...seems like i've tried them all. I'm glad you...
    ... bad depression. When I took my very first pill of lexapro within minutes, the fog cleared and it was wonderful...
    ... years ago from preventing depression. That's when lexapro changed my life and i thought i was home-free. ... all. I really thought that was the answer for me, lexapro and lamictal and you know it crosses my mind a lot...
    ... have to try lithium again...it's so frustrating. The lexapro just isn't enough. I thought the abilify would ... be the answer as the add-on for the lexapro , but it was really bad. What state are you in Sam...
    ... various anti-depressants (Prozac, Effexor, Paxil, Lexapro ) for combination anxiety/depression, but I would often...
    ... just wish someone would tell me what he/she took when lexapro stopped working for them. It was a miracle drug for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Buspar Topamax Lithium Abilify Cymbalta Effexor Paxil Prozac Risperdal

  13. Despair, the kaleidoscope of pills and my story!
    ... remedies when I was twenty that went from anywhere from Lexapro , Klonopin, Wellbutrin, Depakote, Seroquel, Ativan...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Depakote Klonopin Provigil Prozac Ritalin Seroquel Topamax Wellbutrin

  14. medication opinion
    ... for about 3 months. I am currently taking lamictal, lexapro and need to take either seroquel or risperdal. My ... 200 mg lamitcal--one morning one at night 10 mg of lexapro trying to take 50 mg of seroquel thanks...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Risperdal Seroquel

  15. What is wrong with me
    ... big problems trusting people . Meds I have tried lexapro , prozac, dektapro and even seraquil. I just want...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  16. So Scared
    ... seroquel. to many side effects. now on lamictal and lexapro . now back on taking a small dose of seroquel and the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Lamictal Seroquel

  17. getting diagnosed?
    ... situational, some of it is more. i started with lexapro - and after a few months, i needed more. sounds...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal

  18. just started taking lamictal - does it get better?
    ... i have been on lexapro (20 mg), trazadone (50-100 mg) and xanax (1 mg) all...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Lamictal Xanax

  19. Lexapro and the munchies
    ... cravings! they say that its possible to get diabetes on lexapro too so you got to be careful!...

  20. New BP diagnoisis
    ... that my angry outbursts were rebellion. I went on Lexapro in college and it seemed to help with the depression ... to the job. I found a psydoc and he took me off the Lexapro and put me on Lamictal. Things have really been up...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal

  21. bipolar and can't find right combo for meds-seeking advice
    ... to anybody who reads this. i was taking effexor and lexapro and lamictol and xanax and nadalol for a while, and ... mg of lithium, and the lowest doses of effexor and lexapro . no xanax or nadalol. anyways, i still feel anxious...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Lithium Xanax

  22. which illness?? which problem?? which board?? help!!!
    ... from prozac, to zoloft, effexor and most recently lexapro which worked for a few yrs. 2 yrs ago i developed ... on Hydrocodone (pain) and Ambien (sleep) stayed on lexapro at that time. was fairly level until april 08. ... crying spells hysterical...back to Dr. changed my from lexapro to Pristiq, added amitriptyline to help not sleeping...
    ... I just started taking after being on (all at once) Lexapro 20mg, effexor 225mg, lamictal 100mg, xanax 1mg, and ... day to day activity it's good. And I still take the lexapro and effoxer but only at the minimum doses. No xanax...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Ambien Amitriptyline Effexor Hydrocodone Prozac Zoloft Lamictal Lithium Xanax

  23. Exhausted
    ... Valporate (800mg) and Seroquel (50-100mg). In Nov 2007 Lexapro (20mg) was added. My problem is exhaustion. I get...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lithium Seroquel

  24. best med with wellbutrin???
    ... may be the answer. I thought about wellbutrin with Lexapro but when I took the two of these separately my headaches...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac Wellbutrin

  25. Meds
    ... depressed, and I wanted to believe him so badly. I took Lexapro (another anti-depressant) and sent myself to the hospital...

  26. does this happen to you
    ... first then boom, like Im taking nothing. My last was Lexapro . I have a dr appt tom. So hopefully I can get on the...

  27. Losing my edge on lithium...
    ... Does anyone else feel this way? After 3 yrs of Lexapro and a little lithium, sometimes alternating, my pdoc...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Lithium

  28. Don't know what else to do...please help.
    ... haldol, invega, zyprexa, symbyax Antidepressants: Lexapro , celexa, cymbalta, effexor, effexor xr, wellbutrin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Celexa Depakote Effexor Elavil Lamictal Lithium Prozac Seroquel Tegretol Topamax Trazodone Wellbutrin Zoloft Zyprexa Cymbalta geodon haldol symbyax

  29. BiPolar with NO HIGHS??!!??
    ... eat. I explained this to my doc and he increased my Lexapro just until the Spring when the weather got better...

  30. Another newbie - questions...
    ... depression on and off for years. My Dr. put me on Lexapro 20mg for the depression and Lamictal 200mg for the...
    ...
    ... I have tried everything from Paxil and now am on Lexapro . It seems to work the best for me. Paxil was a complete ... abilify is new but he really thinks it will augment my lexapro and bring me "up" without the manic. But, given how...
    ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal Effexor Paxil

  31. Another Newbie - and question...
    ... lot toward the depressive side so my Dr. has me on Lexapro 20mg too. So, for a year the two have worked great...
    ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal Effexor

  32. A roller coaster ride
    ... that never seemed to continue working, Risperdal, lexapro , prozac, lithium, etc. Unfortunately I always turned...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Lithium Prozac Risperdal Seroquel Tegretol

  33. Is it the meds or is it me???
    ... bipolar and have been taking Wellbutrin, Lamictal, Lexapro , and Abillify for almost a year, and this has just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Wellbutrin

  34. Feeling a bit nuts tonight
    ... 500mg Depakote twice a day and 10mg of Cipralex or Lexapro in the US I think it's called. I feel better than...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote

  35. Bi-polar but no real mania meds?
    ... like u can't shake. i stil take it in conjuction with lexapro and effexor, but so far so good. also, a side note...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Lithium

  36. cancer and depression
    ... primary care physician. my physician gave me prozac and lexapro and both sent me into a manic state. i had boundless...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  37. Hi! I'm New, Please Help
    ... primary care physicians had tried prozac last year and lexapro this year to no avail. I had been testing completely...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Lamictal Prozac Risperdal

  38. Do meds actually work.
    ... bad mood swings. I'v tried zoloft, paxil, effexor, lexapro , seroquel, zyprexa, Klonopin, Xanax. The Xanac worked...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Klonopin Paxil Seroquel Xanax Zoloft Zyprexa

  39. Getting "Comfortable" with Bi-Polar
    ... time I tried to commit suicide.At 17 I tried OD on my Lexapro . I have had hospitalizations because of it. I have...

  40. Over medicated? (along with some good news)
    ... community! I am still on Abilify, Lamictal, Lexapro , and Topamax (good memory Llama!) But what I think...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal Topamax

  41. Any Experience with Topapax?
    ... evauate how I'm doing. I am also on Lamical, Abilify, Lexapro , and Ambian and Atavin PRN. So (I guess this...
    ... once a day for close to 3 years now. I also take Lexapro 20mg. The combo has been a miracle for me. I wouldn...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Topamax

  42. Feeling A LOT better!
    ... psychotic features. Antidepressants: prozac, paxil, lexapro , wellbutrin xl, effexor xr, zoloft Antipsychotics...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Depakote Effexor Klonopin Lamictal Lithium Paxil Provigil Prozac Seroquel Wellbutrin Zoloft geodon

  43. help - upset from discussion with roommate
    ... very emotional, should be on ADs (his whole fam is on lexapro & his dad is thought to undiagnosed BP I). Anyway...

  44. GAD or Bipolar?
    ... another vicious cycle. I am on lithium (600 mg) , lexapro (10) and Klonopin. On this I still don't feel "NORMAL...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin Lamictal Lithium

  45. Blue days... and pimples...
    ... miffed at everyone kinda low. :( I'm tempted to pop a Lexapro , but the fear of bringing on hypomania keeps my hand ... Let's just say I had a bad summer after one year of Lexapro alone...) I'll call my pdoc if this continues....
    ... I have a question for you. Were you on just plain lexapro ? or lexapro and a mood stabilizer? I've found that...
    ... got back here today. Steamroll, I was on just Lexapro , for about a year, best as I can recall. It's ... been a 3-yr journey for me. After taking Lexapro for 6 weeks, it stopped working, and my family doc ... called in a pdoc who wanted to add lithium to the Lexapro . He wanted me to take 600mg/day. That freaked me out ... taking both for a short time, I began to alternate 10mg Lexapro or 300mg lithium, every six months. It was just the ... Lexapro for 10-12 mo when I had a hypomanic summer (07). After...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lithium

  46. lithium - new user - what do you take for bloating?
    ... crap out of him. Thankfully, he cold turkeyed off lexapro a year ago...and he had similar reactions. His mom ... is on lexapro indefinitely, but she is prob BP - non specified. ... His sister is on lexapro also, and he said his dad was in a mental institution...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Lithium

  47. Mood Stabilizers.
    ... had excellent results with Topamax for the moods and Lexapro for the depression. Been on this combo for close ... now. I definitely saw a weight loss after starting Lexapro , which didn't bother me in the least. But, it has...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Topamax

  48. Opinins please before I tell my psych all of this information. Am I Crazy?
    ... 175 mf of Anafranil at night. (I was allergic to Lexapro , Prozac, and Zoloft). I haven't told ANY of this...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac Xanax Zoloft anafranil

  49. Bipolar or just depression?
    ... common, and my problems would go away soon enough with Lexapro or another prescription. Three months later and...
    ... general anxiety disorder" and is treating you with Lexapro , which is an antidepressant, not antianxiety medication...
    ... is leading to the rapid mood swings...he upped my lexapro from 10mg to 20mg daily...i'm going to do my best...

  50. so many meds so many side effects
    ... since then ive been on lots of med, zoloft, welbutrin lexapro lamictal, geodone, tegretol and now im taking invega ... which is basically risperdone, along with lexapro and welbutrin...problem is it makes me like a zombie...
    ... basically anti-meds now, and I am only taking 5mg of Lexapro , which is not good for someone with a bipolar mood...
    ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Seroquel Tegretol Zoloft geodon Buspar Celexa

  51. Falling apart, need help getting doctor + meds without insurance or .. money at all.
    ... 3-4 years ago. Currently not medicated but was on Lexapro first before they realized antidepressants alone will...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Lithium Topamax

  52. Lexapro and Depakote
    ... i was on depakote and effexor... now im on lexapro and lamitical... and in the beginng of lexapro...
    ... ive been on lexapro for a few years, however i stopped taking it, along ... the equetro making me sick because i had been on the lexapro and wellburtin for so long....but now im thinking ... maybe its the lexapro ...because i just take the wellbutrin and lexapro now ... . its bearable without the equetro... but i guess lexapro can make you sick; after a while it stopped and i...
    ... I take Lexapro & Depakote, and they work well together for me....
    ... takes both,and she's her normal self. Without the Lexapro ,she tends to sleep more. Without her Depakote,she ... gets moody. Depakote+ Lexapro =:):) for me....
    ... I am BPII and take 20mg of Lexapro in the a.m. along with 200mg of Lamictal. At night ... I take Remeron and Klonopin for sleep. The Lexapro has helped greatly with the depression, anxiety, and ... the symptoms went away after a couple of weeks. The Lexapro has actually been one of the most benign drugs I have ... first that eventually subsided. I would give the Lexapro a bit more time to work its magic. If it doesn't...
    ... I have never too Depakote, but I have taken Lexapro . It made my mood swings worse, even made me suicidal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Effexor Wellbutrin Klonopin Lamictal Remeron

  53. bipolar disorder
    ... never experienced before..Im on epilum zyprexa and lexapro , they have kept me stable since that episode.. to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zyprexa

  54. Nightmares anyone?
    ... meds, and now they are worse. My meds for psych are: Lexapro , Depakote and Ambien. In my opionion the drinking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Depakote

  55. Bipolar/ADD
    ... depressed and for the last 7 years have been on either Lexapro Wellbutrin and now prozac. Doctors had diagnosed me ... crap. Could not sleep, depressed. I started taking lexapro later Ambien CR, Paxil and Seroquel. All of this so...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Buspar Lithium Paxil Prozac Seroquel Wellbutrin Zyprexa

  56. Newbie
    ... appt. to speak w/the head shrinker. Currently on Lexapro 10mg for anxiety. This was due to work related stress...
    ... help us. Perhaps you just need a higher dosage of Lexapro . I take 45 mg a day. That is a lot but it works...
    ... not my fav. Are you on any other meds besides Lexapro ? Because if you aren't on a mood stablizer and just ... tdoc as well. They help tremdously. Also, I am on Lexapro (15) and it certianly lifts my mood, but I also need ... my pdoc says "give me a ceiling on my room" and the lexapro gives me a floor. So I still bounce around a little...
    ... become one as well. I can handle the one medication of Lexapro but I don't want to become someone that needs a pill ... pretty good the last week once I went and picked up my Lexapro . Maybe it's you guys and being able to tell you what...
    ... only way to go. And if you are feeling good with the lexapro , then I say 'if it ain't broke, don't fix it.' Ya...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal

  57. You know your medications are expensive when...
    ... I'm on abilify, Lamictal, Lexapro , and seroquel, and boy are they expensive! Luckily...
    ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal Seroquel

  58. Geodon Side Effects
    ... extremely rare. I currently take Geodon, Lamictal, and Lexapro with success. LW...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal Risperdal Seroquel Zyprexa geodon dopamine

  59. I need advice big time.
    ... personal experience is different. I am 63 now, and on Lexapro , Lamactil, and Valium. The Lamactil is new for me...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium

  60. Can I be my pre-bipolar self?
    ... see her once a week, I am on Lamictal, abilify, and Lexapro . I have an awesome guidence counslor whom I see every...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal

  61. Lamictal
    ... Lamictal alone did not take it all away. My pdoc added Lexapro and the combo of the two really works for me. I am...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal

  62. Will I gain weight from these meds?
    ... time, but now am only on lamictal and abilify and lexapro . I did not gain any weight when I was home and eating...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal

  63. How do you know when you are going through a normal stage?
    ... Now I am on Depakote 1,000 mg, Seroquel 100 mg, and Lexapro 10 mg. I think that it might be working. I was just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Seroquel

  64. Back at square one...
    ... llama i'm so sorry you're going through this. i am on lexapro and just started lamictal and the lamictal has made...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal

  65. It's A Lot to Handle (and to Read) Please Help
    ... i broke out, therefore ended that regimen. And now lexapro as an antidepressant and geodon to help w/ my moodswings...
    ... i broke out, therefore ended that regimen. And now lexapro as an antidepressant and geodon to help w/ my moodswings...
    ... practitioner. I got him to agree to let me start on just lexapro , as I mostly had long lasting depressive episodes...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal geodon Seroquel

  66. Separation anxiety during mood swings!!
    ... my converses... i'm currently taking geodon and lexapro .. and the combination is starting to get to me......
    Medications also discussed in this post: geodon

  67. Bipolar VS PTSD
    ... meds he has been on and start on a whole new regimen, Lexapro and something else which I don't know cause I can...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Depakote Effexor

  68. Question on side effects please
    ... told her of my concerns and she suggested I drop the lexapro . Since they both have antidepressant qualities that ... may be causing insomnia. I stopped the lexapro , last dose of that was wednesday, but that takes a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Lamictal Xanax

  69. Finally Well....praise GOD!!
    ... stable after 20 years. I take abilify for the mania and lexapro for anxiety and otc benedryl sometimes to help me...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Wellbutrin

  70. Just Diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder
    ... anti-depressant), wellbutrin XL (anti-depressant), lexapro (anti-depressant) & sonata (for sleep). There are...
    ... told him I would like to try just an antidepressant, Lexapro . I had used that before and it worked well for my ... put me on a mood stabilizer but that I could try the lexapro since that takes longer to build up in my system, ... takes a couple days to work. So since starting the lexapro I have had a couple hypomanic phases but I knew when...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Wellbutrin Valium Xanax

  71. What Meds Are You On?
    ... Trileptal, and Geodon. A good combo from the past was Lexapro , Lamictal, and Abilify....
    ... I am only on lexapro right now. Doc wanted to put me on a mood stabilizer ... occaisional hypomanic episodes. Since starting the lexapro I have had more "up phases", lol, but not bad and...
    ... I take Geodon, Lexapro , and Zolpiderm. My Pdoc wants to taper down the Lexapro...
    ... Hello, I am currently taking 30mg Lexapro and 50mg Seroquel in the morning, 200mg Lamictal,...
    ... This combo has been working like magic for me, 30mg Lexapro , 50mg Seroquel in the morning 100mg Seroquel, 200mg ... blood pressure Prozac and Lithium- good for 2 years Lexapro , Depakote, Seroquel-Depakote caused me to become manic...
    ... Risperdol I was taking when I was on Depakote and Lexapro . I was then switched to the Seroquel....
    ... night, Seroquel at night and my pdoc has just added Lexapro in the morning as I am having real trouble shaking ... the depression. Bit nervous about the Lexapro as the last time I was on an antidepressant I went...
    ... I take 100 mg Seroquel and 10 mg Lexapro . My first combo was Lamictal and Effexor, which was ... myslef Baker-acted), then I was switched to Lamictal, Lexapro , Seroquel. I became allergic to the Lamictal, and ... will be switching to Celexa next month instead of the Lexapro . Changing Pdocs next Friday seeing the new one....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Lamictal Trileptal geodon Depakote Effexor Lithium Paxil Prozac Seroquel Xanax Adderall Celexa

  72. Bipolar Disorder + Borderline; Treating BD without meds; other newbie questions.
    ... about getting on an antidepressant. I was put on Lexapro , and almost immediately was totally out of control ... the extreme manic episode had been triggered by the Lexapro and that I would need to see a real psychiatrist instead...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal Topamax benadryl

  73. what is better- topomax or depakote
    ... Topamax has been a miracle for me. But, I also take Lexapro for the depression side of me. It made me lose a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax

  74. Got the Lamictal rash
    ... okay as a mood stabilizer for me. She also changed my Lexapro to Celexa, and put me on Adderall. Grrr. I am feeling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adderall Celexa Lamictal Seroquel

  75. Over the Counter Sleep Aid
    ... I'm also on wellbutrin 150 mg, abilify 30 mg, and lexapro 10 mg. All at night. I feel some hypomania coming...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Abilify Wellbutrin


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