Hi im new i have bipolar

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Ilovedraftandgaitedhorses
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Date Joined Jan 2010
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   Posted 1/16/2010 6:02 PM (GMT -7)   
Hi im new i have bipolar ive had it for over 10 years
 
im on  1750 mg depakote and 30 mg  abilfy for the bipolar im also on the depakote for seizures and migraines. i may be forsed to revamp the meds the worked real well for me. my nuro/headache specialst said at my last visit i have secondary or parkinsons ): caused(disclaimer this is quite rare) ive been on mulptiple pychiatrtic drugs for 10 years  finally down to 2  meds for the pych issues i am also on topamax for migraines and trazadone 25 mg for sleep.
 
im terrified of revamping my meds or going of abilfy): somone please reasure assure me
I love my horse rosie!


red lightening
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Date Joined Jan 2009
Total Posts : 620
   Posted 1/17/2010 9:15 AM (GMT -7)   
I'm on 15 mg of abilify. It works as a booster to the Celexa.
I started getting agitated on it and they added congentin which
works great to level me out. I've had multiple med changes in my life and all
I can say is it's worth it when you finally get it dialed in....frustrating in the
meantime. But as far as abilify goes it's great for depression, I've not had any
problems on it. It's also weight neutral but I've gained weight....I think it was
the Cymbalta though that did that and I'm off of that now. But the weight is
still on. Anyways good luck and keep posting!

Ilovedraftandgaitedhorses
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Date Joined Jan 2010
Total Posts : 38
   Posted 1/17/2010 9:44 AM (GMT -7)   
Thanks Red lightning for the info and kind welcome :)
I love my horse rosie!

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