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Re: Dependent on meds Guy

Posted by Sad Panda on April 18, 2004, at 13:30:49

In reply to Dependent on meds, posted by Guy on April 17, 2004, at 20:38:10

> After 8 years of pure hell (resisting suicide every day) I have finally found the med that lets me sleep and quells my anxiety. Zyprexa is a miracle drug, but I don't know how safe it is. I noticed my tongue twitching a few weeks ago, so I stopped the Z and the twitching stopped after a few days. Now, after another dive into the black hole, I'm back on Z at a lower dose and my tongue is not twitching yet. Don't know what is going on here. Clonazepam worked for me, but after a few months, it pooped out and left me with another big decision: increase the dose or step off. I chose the latter. God, I hate having my life revolve around meds! I used to be a competitive 10k runner, and now I spend most of my time obsessing about meds. I'm seeing my p-doc on Wednesday but don't know what to say...but I do know my nervous system is buggered and that I will probably have to pop pills for the rest of my life. Where do I go from here?
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Hi Guy,

Personally, I wouldn't take an AP except as a last choice. What other meds have you tried & what problems did they cause you?

Cheers,
Panda.


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