potential new drug for bipolar depression

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   Posted 4/27/2007 4:34 AM (GMT -7)   
been chosen to particapte in a drugs trail for bipolar depression with a new drug called mifepristone study starts in 4 weeks time if intrestred will say more

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   Posted 4/27/2007 10:27 AM (GMT -7)   
You are very brave! Let us know how it goes.
28 Years Old - Suffering from Panic Attacks since I was 18
Diagnosed w/ Panic Disorder, OCD & Bipolar II
Prescribed 25mg Lamictal every other day - will increase dose gradually

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   Posted 4/28/2007 5:08 PM (GMT -7)   

I think you are brave too.  Will everyone in the study be on the new drug or will some be on placebo?

Keep us updated. yeah

Depression 25 years, Husband Crohns Disease 30 years
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   Posted 4/28/2007 5:26 PM (GMT -7)   
half will get the drug half will get placebo niether us or the reasearchers will know untill after the study witch lasts 12 weeks have to go to hospital once a week for memory tests blood samples etc.
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