Tag Archives: Medication

Zoloft Crazy?

That moment when… the depression is so bad you feel like you have failed everyone and everything and as much as you want to go to sleep and not wake up you have to keep on breathing. Such was me … Continue reading

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Sleep disturbances.

In the past 144 hours (6 days) I have slept 24.5 hours in total, and all very very broken sleep.  The most I have slept in a row is about 1.5-2 hours.  Some of those days I only slept 2.5 … Continue reading

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Depression is slowly lifting.

It is a mixed kinda day. As you all know I have been suffering in the depression part of my illness for almost 3 weeks now.  On Friday my psychiatrist increased my Wellbutrin. I was taking 150mgs since February of … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger – Bipolar Brainiac – The ‘waiting game’ is ours to win.

My Current antidepressant stopped working. Now, I can stop worrying about when it’s going to!!!  (laugh track) What? A joke at a time like this? Seriously? Seriously. I’m bleeding tears right now. If I don’t find some humor in this … Continue reading

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Finding The Right Medication Cocktail

13 Is the number of different medications I have been on in 3 years. 10 of those were in 2012 alone.  That was the year I was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. To say I was mildly frustrated would be a … Continue reading

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Lithium – severe reaction

Back on May 25th of 2012 after trying various medications to try to control my Bipolar disorder and after being in a manic stage for quite some time. My doctor decided he was going to try me on Lithium.  We … Continue reading

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