Welcome to the bipolar board. I hope we can give you some support. The key with the meds is to try and stick with them longer than a week or two. The side effects usually subside. I would definitely talk to your psych about your struggles, and see if he has any insight.
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"Bipolar disorder can be a great teacher. It's a challenge, but it can set you up to be able to do almost anything else in your life." - CARRIE FISHER