driving me crazy

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

athmlldy411
Regular Member


Date Joined Dec 2006
Total Posts : 91
   Posted 1/5/2007 10:36 PM (GMT -7)   
  first i want to make sure the everyone knows this first : i have not been diagnosed with bipolar.
with that said here is my deal. i have suffered with depression but before christmas i hit what i called a mania state. i didn't sleep much and i was on the go constantly which is not like me becasue i have social anxiety.
 
anyway here is what is driving me crazy : i have been up for 36 straight hours. sinice 1:00 pm yesterday. i am finally getting a little tired but would much rather sleep but can't. i have a doc. appt. jan. 23rd.
 
so can anyone suggest some help with getting some sleep.
my body si so tired but my mind won't let it stop. it is always something that i need to do or could be doing until i crash and then i cry and am depressed again
 
please help me

Ducky
Veteran Member


Date Joined Mar 2005
Total Posts : 3199
   Posted 1/6/2007 9:14 AM (GMT -7)   
Hey there.. have you tried chamomille teas? Or valerian? It is an herb you can get at GNC and it helps to induce sleep... I know there is a sleepytime tea out there that has valerian in it.. Or have you maybe tried some of the OTC sleep aids? Tylenol puts out a sleeping pill that is different from tylenol PM... let us know what you decide and how you are doing...
Confirmed Diagnosis of - Psoriatic Arthritis/Spondylitis/Graves Disease/GERD/Scoliosis/Hiatal Hernia/Graves Disease of the Eyes/Chronic UTIs
Current Meds -  Enbrel/Prevacid/Synthroid/Nitrofurantoin
Past Meds - Inderal/PTU/Prednisone/Voltaren/Feldene/Mobic/Cortisone and Steroid Shots
Additional Supplements - Multi-Vitamin/Bromelian/Acidophilus/Green Tea
 


athmlldy411
Regular Member


Date Joined Dec 2006
Total Posts : 91
   Posted 1/6/2007 2:36 PM (GMT -7)   
thanks for the information. i just thought about it after i posted. i hadn't taken my seroquel the night befor and when i do not take it i don't sleep for over 24 hours and then when i do take it the next night it takes it a whiile to slow me down.

however i am hoping to come off the seroquel so i may need those suggestions to make me sleep
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Monday, December 05, 2016 8:08 PM (GMT -7)
There are a total of 2,733,317 posts in 301,103 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 151244 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, Wedge.
344 Guest(s), 9 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Tagier, Bloom93, Vwblush, Teamchris, Scaredy Cat, Charmed3, time2reclaim, Wedge, iamamess


Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2016 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer