Having bipolarity results in abnormal mood changes that can have a strong impact on daily life. Join our thousands of Carenity members concerned by the disease to better face the daily challenges of life.
Ongoing discussions - Bipolar disorder
- Do you know of a good mood stabiliser that doesn't make you gain weight?
Hi all, I'm really discovering this site today, I hope that's ok. I was wondering if any of you know of any mood stabilisers or other bipolar medicines that don't make you gain weight? I'm on lithium
- Bipolar depression
Hello everyone, I have bipolar depression. I'm on Lamotrigine 100, Aripiprazole 30 and Stablon. Lamotrigine causes me increase of weight and appetite, my question is, Is there any alternative medicati
- Do you blieve antidepressants can be efficient in bipolar depression?
I am going through a bipolar depression and I don't take antidepressants because they didn't prove to be efficient in my last depressions. I wonder if bipolar depression is not just a cycle that we ha
- 9 Most Common Triggers for Bipolar Mood Episodes
When mood shifts are severe enough, they can have a profound effect on your life. Some episodes of depression and mania are accompanied by loss of reality or psychosis, characterized by hallucinations
- Let's talk about bipolar disorder
Hello everyone, How are you today? I thought I would create this discussion so that we can get to know one another better and share about our experiences with bipolar disorder. So, what has life b
- Living with bipolar disorder in the day-to-day
I am a 48yr old single mum living with bipolar, I feel that nobody understands my condition, I have a new community nurse that called me a monster and has made my condition worse over the last 2 weeks