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  1. Just Diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder
    ... on the up swing of this and simply taking xanax or valium to bring me down a little during that phase works...

  2. Still misunderstood! Or am I?
    ... really worked. They started me with things like valium and prozac, moved on to seroxat, amitryptaline, Lustral...

  3. Valerian Root
    ... hypomania problems. Valerian root is a cousin to valium ; you brew it like a tea. There are two drawbacks...

  4. Natural supplements?
    ... brew it like a tea. Valerian root is a cousin of Valium . I've brewed it a few times; it stinks like feet...
    ... brew it like a tea. Valerian root is a cousin of Valium . I've brewed it a few times; it stinks like feet...

  5. Advice please - before I see Dr.
    ... on Adderall and be prescribed something else like a valium or something to keep me calm but alert at the same...
    ... the best of both worlds I would take Adderall and Valium . I took the Goldberg bipolar spectrum screening...

  6. Are There Any Mood Stabilizers That Aren't Horrible???
    ... I'm currently on Lamictal, effexor, trazadone and valium when I need it. I have been symptom-free for about...

  7. just need to talk to someone who understands
    ... real head when one night, 2 days after starting on Valium I flipped out and Self harmed my left arm with a thankfully...

  8. No sleep
    ... prescription drugs from ambien to lunesta to lorazapam to valium ....xanax and nothing works like good old fashion melatonin...

  9. Update on my son...and now my daughter too..
    ... psychotic episode the doc put her on Seroquel and also valium to reduce her anxiety. When she was a bit more...
    ... am glad that the Seroquel is helping as well as the Valium . I would imagine that you are working on getting...

  10. Son may be committed again - need medicine advice
    ... start easing up..believe me xanax, ativan, klonopin, valium all those benzos are easily addictive and probably...

  11. newly diagnosed bipolar manic type persona
    ... very hard for me to get to sleep unless i take 10 mg valium , non prescribed, got them off the internet. anyways...

  12. Broken Down - BPD/Bipolar +
    ... Lithium, which after about 2 months did nothing, so them Valium was my new friend for anger. I got so depressed (at ... B & B = BPD n Bipolar MED List: Anxiety: Valium 10mg. B & B: Trileptal 600mg. pill (1,800 mg. total...
    ... but I got through it with some deep breathing and a valium . Manner of fact it was for one of the Cancer benefits...

  13. Its me again! Sorry!
    ... something for anxiety and I also know she takes diazapam ( Valium ) also, She carries all these med's in her purse and...

  14. Borderline Personality Disorder Coping Skills?
    ... loss thing, it also eats your memory)..........I take valium (10mg., no more than 3 a day) for anxiety, I take ... correctly, you know???????? I was on anger meds, lots of Valium and then lithium was the all the rage, it didn't work...

  15. anyone on seroquel feel they cant function?
    ... t stop, so that ended up with a trip to the ER and Valium in my veins. It's too strong for me...it might...

  16. Do you tell your family?
    ... July that he is coming along. I think I'll need a valium saltlick just to make it through 5 days.:) Strayed...

  17. Amitryptaline and brain damage-bipolar
    ... total of 1800mg. a day) which is a mood stabilizer, Valium for Anxiety as needed (10mg.), Topamax (total of 300mg...

  18. Why is Sleeping so Difficult?
    ... combination of Ambien, Seroquel, Chloral Hydrate, Valium , or Ativan...but I feel like I shouldn't have to take...

  19. new here
    ... I was 12 then, hitting 32 in June this year), but Valium was also given to me to "calm the anger" as I was...

  20. Being B-Polar and being reckless
    ... nauseas and had major headaches.....but when I take Valium I am calm.. and do not have any episodes...but I was ... given the Valium for my back to relax it.. when I tell my psych. he...

  21. 2 mentally ill people in relationship, opinions needed
    ... really angry right now, I think I might actually need a valium though to calm down. Not for anxiety but to calm down...
    ... had a couple hour talk. Actually I was calmed by my valium . We listened to one another. We told one another that ... actually calmed a bit, but I did take an anxiety ( valium ) pill. I was a little depressed, but came up to just...
    ... to drop, but I seen to just take a breath (plus the valium I took) and they stay inside, Iw ill cry I am sure...
    ... a secret......I am so busted. oh k, off to take a valium , not doing to well with some soreness here..........
    ... so I am not missing anything. I haven't taken my valium , but I am not anxious so I see no point. I never took...
    ... in '99 (when I was 12 I was given lithium and then valium for anger, cause all teenagers are angry, you know ... meds I am on took a while to find for me. Well, the Valium I have always been on since the first time I saw my...
    ... offline n eat for the first time today. going to take a valium to calm down in a second here before i eat so it will...
    ... day is now my anger. i will calm i ahve to take a valium in a minute here, but i willt alk later or tomorrow...
    ... We are both medicated, yes. I take Trileptal, Valium and Topamax, he takes Trileptal and abilify (which ... n signed it with my psych doc that I will lose my valium s (for anxiety) if I have any drugs in my system that...
    ... mind needs to calm........................i need my valium actually. i need to calm with my breathing and a v...

  22. Noise Intolerance / Irritability
    ... know they make my ear-ringing worse. I also take valium at night and this seems to help a bit. I feel everyone...

  23. Hey everybody!
    ... morning, if I take it to late I do not sleep. And a 2mg Valium at night for spams, and I just started taking melatonin ... be that I could take it and not take a pain med or valium . Was wondering what you guys thought...Before I called...
    ... could tell if it worked on your back, I do not see the valium I take for muscle spams working either only I guess...
    ... s I looked and they use it for that, it is in the valium family, I was hoping it would be different than valium...
    ... road we have a head of us. My Dr only precribed the valium 2 mg one at night, but I have taken in during the...

  24. Need feedback -about wifes meds
    ... the past 5 and they have all had her on a ativan or valium . 4 I am getting very mixed messages from this...

  25. Some advice wanted please...
    ... that helps people during the day too though. I take Valium for anxiety, that might help him out as well, but...

  26. Abilify - not sure what to do...
    ... ....not sure if it happens to everyone. I take valium for anxiety and my anger (along with Trileptal, which...

  27. Rapid Holiday
    ... manic" I skip it, which my doc said was fine. I take valium for panic attacks and pain medication for fibromyalgia...
    ... manic" I skip it, which my doc said was fine. I take valium for panic attacks and pain medication for fibromyalgia...

  28. does anyone know where the older BPs are?
    ... grandpa took care of her. I do remember my mother taking Valium for a few years while I was growing up, but then she...

  29. someone please give me some advice
    ... later, found a dr to help me taper. he switched me to valium , and i am now down 80% of my original dose in five ... usually go to, they tell me all i need is to do the valium taper. i can't even leave the house with just the ... valium taper, my withdrawals are so bad. i feel like my life ... get a little sleep. also i can continue to taper the valium . if anyone can help, please give your two cents worth...

  30. Relationship with 2 mentally ill people.....opinions needed
    ... wanted to go to bed, I went. I am thinking that the valium I took to calm me prior helped me float off into disconnect...
    ... had a good time. I was pretty tired because of my valium , but I managed to get through it and had some fun...
    ... down today. I just want one day where I don't take a valium , but unfortunately I don't see that being today. I...

  31. Zyprexa safe alone?
    ... etc.), and/or a benzodiazepine (Klonopin, Xanax, Valium , etc.). However, if he's just bipolar I with classic...

  32. Questions regarding meds
    ... there any equally effective alternatives to xanex or valium ? and same question for lithium without the drowsy...

  33. So confused...questions???
    ... anxiety-reducing tranquilizers called benzodiazepines ( Valium , Klonopin, Xanax, etc.). Again, even though people...

  34. Am I a rapid cycler?
    ... sometimes use a low dosage (5mg) of Diazepam which is Valium . It just helps to take the edge off when I need it...

  35. Maybe Bipolar II, Treatable?
    ... 3 years. all ad's didn't work or made it worse and valium and xanax may as well have been candy because it didn...

  36. Bipolar I - only one "episode"?
    ... then you'll probably be put on a benzodiazepine (ex. Valium , Klonopin, Xanax, etc.) in addition to the mood stabilizer...
    ... then you'll probably be put on a benzodiazepine (ex. Valium , Klonopin, Xanax, etc.) in addition to the mood stabilizer...

  37. need advice
    ... this medication all my life. I also take xanax and valium for anxiety which I never had to do before. I am just...

  38. Relationship with 2 mentally ill people.....opinions needed
    ... acted like a total *******. He kept beggin me for a valium . I laid in bed and all he did was bother me and beg ... and yell and argue to get one valium form me. I told him no. He was already drunk and didn ... there you've pissed me off, here's your ******ing valium , hope it was worth it. I'm still pissed at him...
    ... want to put up with it any longer. I just took a valium because I was shaking so much from the anger. Why...

  39. Trouble sleeping, I take Benadryl Every night. Please Advise
    ... sleep medicines such as alprazolam (Xanax), diazepam ( Valium ), chlordiazepoxide (Librium), temazepam (Restoril...

  40. Being Bipolar has ruined my life
    ... dated a few guys when I found out that taking my dad's Valium helped me calm down enough to sit and talk with guys...

  41. obsession issues
    ... in addition to the Lamictal and Prozac), Xanax, or Valium may be added. If you have any more questions, feel...

  42. Tooo much Klonpin
    ... is a benzodiazapene (family of drugs which include Valium , Xanax, Ativan, Librium, Restoril, etc.) But, you...

  43. Break ups
    ... just sucked it up and went to work, oh yea, and the valium helped a lil :) i still feel shocked and empty...

  44. just diagnosed.. what meds help?
    ... think switching from 6mg of Klonopin a day to 20mg of Valium of day (my doc suguggested this switch) will help...

  45. Questions
    ... maybe switching from 6mg's of Klonopin to 20mg's of valium per day, and would discuss other options on my next ... anyone have any opinions on the switch from Klonopin to Valium would be helpfull? Thanks, Anthony...

  46. Nancyb1962
    ... nerve problems, as of right now, have beeen xanax, or valium . They just started me on new meds, but not long enough...

  47. SEROQUEL & ER
    ... to sleep, maybe i should just took it with the 5mg valium like I usually do. I was trying to come off the valium...
    ... to sleep, maybe i should just took it with the 5mg valium like I usually do. I was trying to come off the valium ... effect possibility, perhaps if you are coming off valium you are experiencing a withdrawal symptom; rapid heartrate ... panic are some of the typical withdrawal symptoms from Valium and other benzos; can happen even at smaller dosages ... control. Keep in mind if you are perhaps having Valium withdrawals then you might have to taper off very ... slowly or just keep the Valium and have the lower dosage of Seroquel. If sleep ... could be tolerance to what once worked(the 5 mgs. of Valium and Seroquel dose as well. Most the time psychoactive...
    ... day with lithium, sleeping great. i also added 5mg valium . I just up it 25 mg mg to 75mg and thats when i had ... gradually get up to 100mg a day , and then stop taking the valium ,. Yesterday I didnt take it at all and took 15mg valium...

  48. seroquel and Lunesta
    ... taking the lithium. I work third shift, so i took 15mg valium and it took me 4.5 hrs before I feel asleep , which...

  49. Just Diagnosed with Bipolar
    ... months was on amptriptyline,remeron,restoril,xanax, and valium and Inever seemed to get more than 2-5 hrs sleep on...

  50. Meds
    ... counter herb Valerian root (spelling?). I've heard that valium was created to mimic this herb's effects more efficiently...

  51. Time Delay...
    ... briefly pointed out a mistake in my data (regarding valium )... Despite the triviality of the issue, it cut me...

  52. All natural form of Lithium
    ... a perfect example. It IS the substance from which Valium was derived, BUT its relative strength is miniscule ... that you WON'T commit suicide just to get a couple of Valium , whereas you can walk into any GNC and purchase enough...
    ... valium does not come from valerian root....
    ... brain as benzodiazepine drugs." You are correct. Valium IS a benzodiazepine drug. Another source indicated ... relaxing and sleep-inducing effects. In fact, the drug Valium was developed to mimic the main ingredient of the...

  53. please read-sorry bout the length
    ... valerian root" that is the actual substance from which " valium " is refined. Do you know of ANY Bi-Polar...

  54. Neurontin making me more manic?
    ... agoraphobic, shaky, nightmares, etc... My doctor put me on valium at 10 mg/day (this was a GP). Ever since then I've ... off. I've weaned myself down to around 8 mg on the valium since January, but I still have a lot of the symptoms ... I had once I took the Effexor. The valium never really made me feel better, except to help my...
    ... basically told me it was just nerves and to take my valium ....

  55. Going Crazy--Can't get dianosed
    ... not been like this before the Effexor. I was put on valium 10/mg daily which has calmed things a bit, but not ... diagnosed at all. They just keep telling me to take the valium . I'm sure I'm already addicted to it at this point...

  56. Cant Sleep
    ... different ways. For example, it takes me 3 10mg of valium to even start to do anything! And people my size...

  57. If you stop a psych med cold turkey for a month what damage could be done
    ... it's like it's suppressing my respiration, like a valium od. It never did this before. I'm switching to abilify...

  58. Medication--what if it's wrong?
    ... reaction after taking Effexor. My doctor has had be on valium , but each time we take down the dosage the symtoms...
    ... reaction after taking Effexor. My doctor has had be on valium , but each time we take down the dosage the symtoms...
    ... it's a clear indicator of a bi-polar disorder? Can valium hold it down just enough to make you functional if...
    ... it's a clear indicator of a bi-polar disorder? Can valium hold it down just enough to make you functional if ... is a clear indicator. I don't think that taking valium alone will help the bipolar symptoms. I take Ativan ... , it's not as strong as Valium , but I do know that I could not survive taking that...

  59. Can SSRI's cause bi-polar?
    ... my skin and lose my mind constantly. I was put on valium which has helped knock down the symptoms a bit, but...
    ... my skin and lose my mind constantly. I was put on valium which has helped knock down the symptoms a bit, but...
    ... months did they try any other medications like the valium they've put me on? What about trileptal? I hear...
    ... next move. Two times I have tried to cut down on the valium and both times I felt just like I did when the Effexor ... enough for these to be withdrawal symptoms from the valium , so he's thinking maybe the Effexor did bring out ... bi-polar mania and the amount of valium I was taking was just enough to keep it at bay. The ... valium has always just kept it under the surface---I never ... and nothing seems to be changing if I'm not on that valium . We've discussed trileptal (I have previously had...

  60. A Few Questions
    ... get high. since that age, i've used pot, alcohol, valium , vicodins, coke, ecstasy, oxycontins... i think thats...

  61. More depressed on antidepressants?
    ... see my psychatrist tommorrow hopefully he can help. Valium use to help so much but i became addicted and when...
    ... see my psychatrist tommorrow hopefully he can help. Valium use to help so much but i became addicted and when...

  62. So many questions... help?
    ... and/or drugs - anything that will alter my mood. Valium , pain meds, whatever. I try not to drink, especially...

  63. Medication
    ... Epilim 1000mgs. I have a LOT of anxiety, which i take Valium or Xanax for but i want to stop taking benzo's as...

  64. New to the board
    ... its Depkote in America), 5mgs of Zyprexa 5 mgs of Valium and 40mgs of Prozac Anyone know any good books or...

  65. Klonopin ?
    ... blob_fire He also gets really angry when he takes Valium . Does this happen to anyone else?...
    ... doctor had him bouncing back & forth between Xanax, Valium , & Klonopin. Righ now, his doctor has him taking...

Depression board

  1. brutal honesty from a friend
    ... that came and went over the years. Years ago I tried Valium , but it just gave me headaches. That is all really...

  2. Treatment centers
    ... depression, anxiety and PTSD..... my dr just keeps giving Valium ...

  3. I feel very depressed
    ... medication, just kept obsessing about it. Now I take valium and it helps me to go through the days. I feel more...

  4. Question regarding antidepressants--drug dependence
    ... there was a witch hunt going on against Klonopin and Valium , Xanax, etc. I have told doctors that antidepressants...

  5. SOE - questions about withdrawal
    ... that is if I can stand this. I'm taking a low dose valium to take the edge off the dizziness but have to be...

  6. Is anyone "REALLY" happy with their depression medication??????
    ... I went on anything new like cymbalta. I also take valium 2x daily for mostly muscle relaxant, but also for...

  7. Cymbalta
    ... How long did it take to work? I am on Lamictal and valium now and my doctor is adding this. I was also told...

  8. Please help, I am at the end of my rope
    ... good. The only thing I take for anxiety is some Valium . I've tried the tricyclic antidepressants and had...

  9. Lexapro or Wellbutrin SR??
    ... it helped with my depression but i had to rely on valium when my anxiety would get bad. However after abut...

  10. Heart disease/depression and smoking a pipe
    ... getting that bad. (60mg prozac/45mg Mirtazapine and 15mg valium daily) What I was wondering, is smoking a pipe (not...