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Re: Sulpiride ed uk

Posted by Basia on March 24, 2005, at 0:16:45

In reply to Re: Sulpiride Basia, posted by ed_uk on March 23, 2005, at 6:44:51

Hey Ed,

Thanks for your welcome :)
I take 800mg of Sulpiride every night. It seems like a high dose but it's the one that works. I was on 200mg to start with about five years ago, but had to raise it after some problems with stress and depression that caused psychosis, although i never lost insight into it. I am fine on 600mg though but like to feel safe:)
I did try Amisulpiride once and it was ok but i had this feeling of terrible restlessness and weird discomfort in my stomach so I switched to another one. I am scared to try another drug after Abilify. I think I always get destabilised when I switch meds.
I didn't gain THAT much weight, probably between 7 to 12 pounds - it fluctuates. But then it's also down to eating more and age I imagine (31)!I am not overweight at 11st and 5ft 8in but, as a girl, I like to be thin:)

I do have hyperprolactinemia, I've had tests...It may cause problems with having kids but luckily I have no desire to get pregnant.

What are your experiences with medication? Any others you're on? I also take Lamictal and Carbamazepine.


> Hi L!
> Thanks for your reply :-)
> >It's really good for psychosis i find - i don't trip out at all...
> What dose do you take? Have you ever tried amisulpride (Solian)? It's quite similar to sulpiride, I wondered whether you'd tried them both and could compare.
> >weight gain
> Have you gained a lot of weight on sulpiride? I get the impression that people don't seem to gain as much weight on sulpiride as they do on some other antipsychotics, especially olanzapine (Zyprexa)!
> > I am a Brit on my way back to the UK after spending six months in Nairobi.
> LOL Welcome Home :-)
> Ed.




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