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
- 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
- 8 Myths About Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar disorder is on the rise, yet myths persist. Experts separate the facts from the fiction.Because of increased awareness and diagnosis, more people than ever before have a basic understanding of